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Ep. 48: The Year of Ferguson, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump and More!

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Join us with this week’s show as we discuss the year since Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson and how things have changed for our community. We also discuss Bernie Sanders and #BlackLivesMatter, Donald Trump, gun registration efforts, and football’s return.

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Ep. 20: Eric Garner, Ferguson, and #BlackLivesMatter

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This week’s episode features our long-overdue discussion on the events in Ferguson, the failure to indict Eric Garner’s killer in New York, and the global events around the struggle for justice for Black lives and to end police brutality. Barbershop talk takes us to our discussion of sports figures and celebrities and how they are addressing the fight.

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Ep. 16: Todd Gurley, the NCAA, Ebola, Public Figures in Ferguson, Vonderrit Myers, and Favorite Athletes

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In this week’s episode, @RealGoesRight has a discussion on Todd Gurley’s punishment and the hypocrisy of the NCAA, @fivefifths leads a conversation on Ebola and the media response to it, @OleNerdyBastard discusses some controversies around public and media figures involved in Ferguson, and the crew discusses the implications of the shooting of Vonderrit Myers. For Barbershop Talk, NWAP discusses our favorite athletes of all time.

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Ep. 13: Recent events in Ferguson, Negrophobia, Domestic Violence in the NFL and Nude Leaks

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This week’s episode features an update from @RealGoesRight on his trip to Ferguson and current events there, a discussion from @fivefifths on the Time “Negrophobia” article and its ramifications, a discussion on the NFL’s new domestic violence policy and its issues, a conversation from @OleNerdyBastard on the meaning of anti-date rape fingernail polish and talk led by @BrazenlyVirile on the recent celebrity nude leaks issue and relation to standards of beauty.

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The Siege of Ferguson

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Join us on the latest episode of NWAP where we with heavy hearts and consciences discuss the tragic events around the execution of Mike Brown and the resultant military-style crackdown on the neighborhoods of Ferguson, Missouri. This episode features an interview with @Nettaaaaaaaa , a protester on the ground in the Ferguson community. We later discuss the actual circumstances of the killing, the media, public and police response, and how they echo within the larger community. Check out the far-reaching set of topics and check out @OleNerdyBastard’s chilling piece after shoutouts to the community on the front lines in Ferguson.

TO HELP PROTESTERS IN FERGUSON PLEASE SEND FUNDS VIA PAYPAL TO sadittycooks@gmail.com. If you have any reservations about credibility, hit any one of us on twitter and we’ll link you with the appropriate people.

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