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Carl NelsonGround-breaking, Peabody Award-winning broadcast news journalist Carl Nelson, has interviewed presidents, prime ministers, heads of state, politicians, authors, celebrities, civic leaders and people from all walks of life over a four-decade career that has taken him from Nelson Mandela’s prison cell in Soweto, South Africa to the Rodney King Riots in Los Angeles to his present career as host of Washington DC’s latest daily newsmaker radio program, The Carl Nelson Show, a 3-hour daily news program on Radio One’s flagship radio station WOL-1450 AM.

Carl Nelson has interviewed former US President Ronald Reagan, former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, former South Africa Premiere Peter Botha, Zambia’s 1st President, Kenneth Kaunda, former Namibia President Sam Nujoma, current South African President Jacob Zuma, dozens of US political leaders including former US presidential candidate Rev. Jesse Jackson, Senator Edward Kennedy, along with Representatives Maxine Waters, John Conyers and Diane Watson, civic leaders Julian Bond, Andrew Young, TD Jakes, and Rev. Al Sharpton, among many others.


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The Carl Nelson Show broadcasts on WOL Radio 1450 AM, Monday-Friday 4:00pm-7:00pm EST Washington, DC


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Recommended Reading by Ashra Kwesi :

The Book Your Church Doesn't Want You to Read — Tim C. Leedom
African Origins of Major "Western Religions" — Yosef A. A. Ben-Jochannan
The Historical Jesus Mythical Christ — Gerald Massey
Stolen Legacy — Dr. George G.M James
Jesus the Egyptian — Richard Gabriel
The Hiram Key — Christopher Knight, Robert Lamase
Mental Genocide — Rev Busa Barashango

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Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 3 p.m. Atlanta GA
African Origin of the Bible - Ashra Kwesi
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Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 - 2 p.m., Tampa, FL
African Origin of the Bible - Ashra Kwesi
Cultural Destruction of African

Fashion - Merira Kwesi
Double Tree Hotel, 4500 Cypress St., Tampa, FL 33607
Tickets: $20 in advance/$25 at the door
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Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 - 3 p.m., Ft. Lauderdale, FL
African Heritage of Ancient Egypt - Ashra Kwesi

Sistahs in the Struggle, Black Women Liberators - Merira Kwesi Al Morton Activity Center, 2890 SW 8th Ave., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315
Tickets: $20
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Recent Programs

Some of the recent guests on the Carl Nelson Show include:

U.S Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz - DNC Chair
U.S Congressman John Lewis
U.S Congressman John Conyer
U.S Congresswoman Frederika Wilson
John Burris - Civil Rights Attorney & MSNBC Legal Analyst
Laura Murphy - Director of the ACLU's Washington Legislative Office
Hilary Shelton - Director to the NAACP's Washington Bureau / Senior VP for Advocacy and Policy
Fmr Gov. of VA Tim Kaine - current Dem candidate for U.S Senate
Rev. Jamal Bryant - Pastor of Empowerment Temple AME Church (Baltimore, MD)
Dennis Kimbro, Motivational Speaker
Dick Gregory, Social Activist
Jesse Jackson, Operation Push
Sidney Miller, BRE Founder
Mark from Anaheim, Researcher
Runoko Rhasidi, Researcher
Dr. Delbert Blair, Metaphysicist
Ashra Kewsi, Researcher
Merira Kewsi, Researcher
Jim Clingman, Economist
Neely Fuller, Author
Doctah Bee, Researcher
Dr. Julianne Malvaux, Bennett College
Don Mizell, Producer
Lonnie Listen Smith, Recording Artist
Bryan Jackson, Recording Artist

The Death of Willie Lynch

Listeners have inquired about the veracity of the Willie Lynch story. We are providing links (pdf) to articles written by Professor Manu Ampim on his investigation and substantiation of its falsehood.

Death of Willie Lynch (Part 1)
Death of Willie Lynch (Part 2)


L.A. Riots Commemoration

Read this exclusive article from the Huffington Post about Carl's experiences from the 1992 L.A. Riots.


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