Just A Few Questions

Just A Few Questions

By Marc Sims
Just A Few Questions is a podcast that mainly focuses on political and social issues. Host Marc Sims' basic agenda is universal health care, a universal basic income, and public education innovation.
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Democratic Party Takeover: Tom Shepherd
Marc Sims talks with former political consultant and Fenger High School graduate Tom Shepherd about a possible Democratic Party takeover. https://activetrans.org/blog/lake-calumet-champion-tom-shepherd
11:58
August 6, 2020
You Pay Taxes: Ben Jorvasky
Marc Sims talks with Ben Jorvasky about TIF's, Tax Increment Financing. https://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/ben-joravsky-show-podcast-episodes-and-livestream/Content?oid=68564053  Understanding TIFs   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ws52ykXb-MM  
17:10
August 2, 2020
Go Black To Africa: Omowale Afrika
Marc Sims talks with Omowale Afrika about African Americans returning to the continent of Africa. https://twitter.com/OmowaleAfrika
11:18
August 1, 2020
Education's "Secret Sauce": Natalie Wexler
Marc Sims talks with Natalie Wexler about providing students a background knowledge curriculum. https://nataliewexler.com/ https://www.forbes.com/sites/nataliewexler/2019/12/28/the-end-of-education-reform-or-a-new-beginning/#27f5d5472d7c
12:16
July 31, 2020
Hire More College Faculty of Color: Marybeth Gasman Ph.D
Marc Sims talks with Rutgers University Professor Marybeth Gasman, Ph.D., about hiring more college faculty of color. An Ivy League professor on why colleges don’t hire more faculty of color: ‘We don’t want them’ https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/09/26/an-ivy-league-professor-on-why-colleges-dont-hire-more-faculty-of-color-we-dont-want-them/
11:51
July 30, 2020
Public Service: Alderwoman Maria Hadden
Marc Sims talks with 49th Ward Alderwoman Maria Hadden about improving life in Chicago's far north side. https://www.49thward.org/
08:18
July 29, 2020
Tap Into The Universe: Dr. Yaounde Olu part 2
Marc Sims talks with Dr. Yaounde Olu about tapping into the universe. https://www.facebook.com/yaounde.olu
12:35
July 27, 2020
Tap Into The Universe: Dr. Yaounde Olu part 1
Marc Sims talks with Dr. Yaounde Olu about tapping into the universe. https://www.facebook.com/yaounde.olu
20:44
July 27, 2020
Explain The Tarot Cards: Dr. Z
Marc Sims talks with Dr. Z about expressing your authentic self. https://drztarot.com/ https://www.amazon.com/dp/B083MQWXXT/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_CIiUEbADPD0YM
14:55
July 25, 2020
Do Charities Solve Problems: Valerie Leonard
Marc Sims talks with Valerie F. Leonard about charities actually solving problems. https://nonprofitutopia.mn.co/ https://www.austinweeklynews.com/News/Articles/1-24-2018/An-interview-with-Valerie-Leonard-/
14:24
July 23, 2020
Intention and Unintentional Racism: ShaRhonda Knott-Dawson
Marc Sims talks with ShaRhonda Knott-Dawson about intention and unintentional racism. https://educationpost.org/no-english-teacher-gets-to-tell-me-how-to-understand-toni-morrison/
14:40
July 22, 2020
They Don't Vote: Jerry Brown
Marc Sims talks with former political consultant Jerry Brown about why some people don't vote. https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003245984234
12:16
July 21, 2020
Education During A Pandemic: Eric Grant
Marc Sims talks with Eric Grant about educating students during a pandemic. https://www.wcpt820.com/the-family-meeting https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJjMnnlbGEhGJfdizlLxUFQ
16:43
July 20, 2020
The Pandemic Crisis Continues: Paul Vallas
Marc Sims talks with Paul Vallas about how the COVID19 pandemic is impacting public education. Paul Vallas is the former  CEO of Chicago Public Schools.  https://twitter.com/Paulvallas
12:34
July 20, 2020
Schools in Canada Schools in The USA
Marc Sims talks with Stephen Hurley about education in Canada and in the United States. http://www.stephenhurley.ca In Conversation with Stephen Hurley: Michael Barbour – Online Learning in Ontario https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EE1xVGTW9ls
14:03
July 18, 2020
David Seaton
Marc Sims talks with David Seaton about the Joe Biden and the Democratic Party. https://seatonspeaks.com/ Seaton and Buchanan can be heard on  WVON-AM 1690 Chicago, Fridays 9p-12a https://www.iheart.com/live/wvon1690am-5304/
15:35
July 14, 2020
Syron Smith
Marc Sims asks Syron Smith; are charities maintaining the power dynamics of the USA?  "Institutions will try to preserve the problem to which they are the solution" Clay Shirky
13:59
July 12, 2020
A Great Movie
Marc Sims talks with Sergio Mims about what makes a movie great. https://www.siskelfilmcenter.org/blackharvest
11:40
July 11, 2020
Atiba Karem Buchanan
Marc Sims talks with Atiba Buchanan about the Democratic Party moving to the political left. Host of The Buchanan and Seaton Show on WVON AM 1690 Chicago, Fridays 9-12 am. https://www.iheart.com/live/wvon1690am-5304
16:49
July 7, 2020
Hermene Hartman
Marc Sims talks with Hermene Hartman about the media business, equity in the USA, and the crime in Chicago Illinois. Hermene Hartman Founder & Publisher of N'DIGO https://ndigo.com https://ndigo.com/category/perspectives
15:41
July 2, 2020
Reverend Craig Nash
Marc Sims talks with Rev Craig Nash about drastically reducing the crime in Chicago Illinois. Reverend Craig Nash Director of Community Engagement Chicago CRED (Creating Real Economic Destiny) https://www.chicagocred.org/our-team
16:03
July 1, 2020
Heartland Mamas
Marc Sims talks with Heidi Henry and  Murri Briel, the  Heartland Mamas about the Democratic Party moving to the political left. Heartland Mamas podcast. https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/heartland-mamas
16:41
June 30, 2020
John Currie
Marc Sims talks with John Currie about seeking mental health support. Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255
08:54
June 28, 2020
Marty Nemko Ph.D.
Marc Sims talks with Marty Nemko about jobs, education, and the perils of printing money. http://www.martynemko.com
07:04
June 25, 2020
Dr. Charles Cole III
Marc Sims talks with Dr. Charles Cole III about inspiring students who are struggling in school. https://www.charlescoleiii.com
08:34
June 24, 2020
Rasheeda Denise
Marc Sims talks with Rasheeda Denise about dating after 30. @RasheedaCanAct
10:41
June 19, 2020
Rasheeda Denise
Marc Sims talks with Rasheeda Denise about the acting business. @RasheedaCanAct  
09:41
June 19, 2020
Chris Stewart
Marc Sims talks with education activist Chris Stewart.   https://citizen.education
11:57
June 19, 2020
Laurie R. Glenn
Creating The We Marc Sims talks with Laurie R. Glenn about an opportunity to create great change.  https://www.thinkincstrategy.com
11:46
June 18, 2020
Maya Akai
Marc Sims talks with Maya Akai about reassessing a dream or goal. https://mayaakai.com
10:59
June 14, 2020
Herb Lawrence
Marc Sims talks with Herb Lawrence about a career in sports radio.  (Do the job before you get the job.) Herb Lawrence Executive Producer at the 670 The Score  https://670thescore.radio.com/
12:11
June 14, 2020
Dr. James Peterson
Marc Sims talks with Dr. James Peterson about strengthening the United States of America. James Braxton Peterson, Ph.D. is a writer, educator and consultant. https://wurdradio.com/shows/tonight-on-wurd/ https://wurdradio.com
08:50
June 12, 2020
Armstrong Williams
Marc Sims talks with Armstrong Williams about politics, policing, and education. http://www.armstrongwilliams.com
08:29
June 10, 2020
Seth Godin
Marc Sims talks with Seth Godin about marketing, advertising, and blogging. sethgodin.com Seth Godin is the author of over 18 books. Free Prize Inside was a Forbes Business Book of the Year in 2004, while Purple Cow sold over 150,000 copies in more than 23 print runs in its first two years. The Dip was a Business Week and New York Times bestseller. Business Week also named Linchpin among its "20 of the best books by the most influential thinkers in business" on November 13, 2015. In the early 1990s, he curated a 10-book series for children titled Worlds of Power. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seth_Godin
03:41
May 23, 2020
The New and Old News Media
Marc Sims talks with Ken Davis about the old and new news media.   Ken Davis talk show host, program director and news director of Chicago Public Media WBEZ 91.5-FM. https://www.robertfeder.com/2019/04/09/ken-davis-closing-chicago-newsroom/ Chicago Newsroom  Ken Davis and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iQzz6...
11:44
May 23, 2020
Universal Basic Income One Woman's Opinion
Marc Sims talks with Marcia Logan about a Universal Basic Income.   Why Andrew Yang’s Universal Basic Income Proposal Has Been Gaining Ground https://www.gq.com/story/what-is-universal-basic-income
11:10
May 22, 2020
Ida B. Wells & Voting
Marc Sims talks with Delmarie Cobb veteran media and political consultant about Ida B. Wells and voting.  Ida’s Legacy  https://idaslegacy.com/
11:48
May 22, 2020
College Advice from a Parent
Marc Sims talks with Eric Grant about college expectations. Eric D. Grant is The Managing Partner & Financial Advisor with Polaris Wealth Management. A 1988 Howard University alumni. A husband and father.  http://www.tfmradioshow.com/
10:20
May 22, 2020
What Is News? (Also advice for students who are considering a career in journalism.)
Marc Sims talks with Rummana Hussain about the news paper business.   (Also advice for students who are considering a career in journalism.) Rummana Hussain is the assistant metro editor at The Chicago Sun-Times. Oct 7, 2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oiKVhvvc8QY
10:51
May 17, 2020
The Value of The Fourth Estate and Social Media
Marc Sims talks with Mick Dumke a reporter for ProPublica Illinois.  ProPublica is an independent, nonprofit newsroom that produces investigative journalism with moral force. Sep 14, 2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IlNrFyatDcg&t=30s
11:32
May 17, 2020
Salim Muwakkil Wisdom part 2 (spirituality & resources)
Marc Sims talks with Salim Muwakkil about reparations for ADOS. Salim Muwakkil is a senior editor at In These Times and host of the Salim Muwakkil Show on WVON Radio. Sep 12, 2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLSvZDF8CWc&t=1s
12:44
May 17, 2020
Salim Muwakkil part 1 Wisdom Money, meditation and a few other things
Marc Sims talks with Salim Muwakkil about the power of meditation and a few other things. Salim Muwakkil is a senior editor at In These Times and host of the Salim Muwakkil Show on WVON Radio. Sep 13, 2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLSvZDF8CWc
08:55
May 17, 2020