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We Are The Drum New Season!!

This year we are adding a very special and overdue segment which will celebrate those brave marchers and demonstrators, from all backgrounds, who risked their lives for the cause of civil rights, especially in Milwaukee.

April 9, 2013 · Leave a comment


  TMD just learned that 1290 WMCS has shut down its talk format. All on-air personalities (except Phil Anderson “Blues After Dark”) have been told they will no longer be appearing … Continue reading

February 26, 2013 · 16 Comments

AlJazeeraEnglish TV: Fault Lines – The Decline of Labor Unions in the US (feat. Earl Ingram)

Earl appears at the 2:36 – 3:40 MM.

January 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Man On A Mission…Earl Ingram

It’s been said that leaders aren’t made but they are born…Earl Ingram Jr. is such an example and excudes leadership within the Milwaukee Community daily. I’ll just speak on what … Continue reading

December 5, 2011 · 2 Comments

Calling All Civil Rights Leaders Past & Present in Milwaukee

We are calling on those who lived this experience to share their stories with us in special listening sessions Tuesday, November 15th and Wednesday November 16th from 5 pm to 8 pm and again November 19th from 10 am to 1 pm. We will meet at North Division Room #102, 1011 West Center Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
We are looking for all those who participated in the demonstrations, served on the NAACP Youth Council, Commandos, and all organizations that led or joined in some way, the historic Milwaukee’s Civil Rights Movement.
If you are interested in attending and would like more information please call 414-397-8661 or email Otherwise we would love to see you at the meetings. Please share this announcement with everyone. We want to make sure we honor and thank you for your courage and brave acts that moved Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and the nation so powerfully.

November 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Eyon Biddle, Earl Ingram, Pastor Sudie Jones, and Brenda Coleman Honored

September 19, 2011 · 2 Comments

BREAKING NEWS: Meade in Milwaukee July 30th

Frederick Alexander Meade Writing Seminar FOR EVERYONE!!
July 30th 2011
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Black Historical Society/ Museum
2620 West Center Street, Milwaukee, WI 53206
Phone: 414-372-7677 / Email:

Mr. Meade will visit Milwaukee to work with aspiring writers!

Please encourage all writers to attend and meet with Mr. Meade to learn more about writing as he shares his experiences and provides advice regarding the field.

Writing Seminar
Session I: The Power of the Written Word
Session II: The Field of Journalism (How to get published, working with editors etc…)

July 18, 2011 · 1 Comment

Rev. Sharpton FBI Informant… Old News Or Relevant Today

Activist say that without doubt, Reverend Al Sharpton tried to set up for the re-capture the FBI wanted escapee/fugitive Joann Chesimard aka; Assata Shukur! By Ron Howell, Newsday, Friday 21 October … Continue reading

June 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

No Longer Stuck… in the Valley of the DOLLS

This piece is being written specifically to hopefully shed  luminance on the BLACK DOLL, WHITE DOLL Syndrome: Why a Black child will chose a White Doll over a Black doll. This … Continue reading

June 11, 2011 · 1 Comment

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