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The African American Community Forum Show

Oct 1, 2019

Marcus Owens hosts this episode, as he welcomes Aarica Coleman and Dr. Brittney Lewis to discuss their work in Health and Economic Development in Minneapolis. They discuss specifically how housing is impacting these metrics in the African American community.


Oct 1, 2019

Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter talks with Dr. Sylvia Bartley about his journey from inauguration to today and the issues he and his team are tackling in the City of Saint Paul. 


Oct 1, 2019

Dr. Sylvia Bartley welcomes Linda Golder Blount, Seena Hodges and Dr. Ifetayo Ojelade to discuss issues regarding the state of black women's health, the specific challenges they face, and what can be done to improve health across the African American community.


Aug 29, 2019

As the city of Saint Paul works to create fundamental change at the structure of government, Mayor Melvin Carter has brought on several new leaders to help spur innovation and resilience. In this episode, Dr. Sylvia Bartley talks with Toni Newborn, Chief Equity Officer with the city of Saint Paul and Faith Jackson,...


Aug 24, 2019

Dr. Sylvia Bartley sits down with Minnesota City Council Members Jeremiah Ellison and Andrea Jenkins to discuss the many issues facing citizens of Minneapolis and their roles as council members in addressing them.