A monthly, one-hour, live call-in program focusing on social, economic and political topics pertaining to Newark.
What is universal enrollment? Can there really be true equity between the Newark Public Schools and the city's charter schools? Schools superintendent Cami Anderson will be our guest to talk about this and other issues affecting the district on the next Newark Today call-in show, Thursday, December 12, at 8pm. Get your questions ready!
Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad is the Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, in Harlem. It is part of The New York City Public Library system. He is a former history professor at Indiana University and the author of The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime and The Making of Modern Urban America. He is the great-grandson of Elijah Muhammad, a founder of The Nation of Islam, and the son of Pulitzer Prize winning photographer Ozier Muhammad.
Most people know Mark Morganelli is a jazz trumpeter and executive director of Jazz Forum Arts. But you might not know he was a track star in high school and college in New York and still runs marathons! Morganelli joins host Doug Doyle at MSG to talk about his favorite sports memories there.