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Choppin' It Up With Jimmie C. is a dynamic podcast where we cover everything from sports and resiliency to mental health and integrity. We tackle social justice and human rights issues from a perspective you've never heard before. Jimmie C. Gardner was playing for a Chicago Cubs minor league team when he was falsely accused of heinous crimes and sentenced to 110 years in prison. During the 27 years he fought for his freedom before his exoneration, he prayed for the opportunity to have the mi ...
 
There’s a brief paragraph at the end of the book you just read – and chances are the story behind it is just as interesting and inspiring as the story that preceded it.Join Bookstacked writer Saul Marquez as he sits down with Children’s and Young Adult book authors to learn how they discovered writing, broke into publishing, and achieved everything else that happened in between and after.
 
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William Berkley developed a curriculum and organization called Recovery U, LLC. His organization is a curriculum-based recovery home for men who are returning home from prison in Charleston, West Virginia who suffer from addiction and other issues. His 67-bed transitional facility is changing lives and is reducing recidivism in his community.…
 
Many times we think that big changes can only come from government leaders, but local leaders are also out here getting things done. Lajuna Logan is a community activist out of West Virginia. She is a freedom fighter and social justice activist. She also works with grassroots organizations, helped start an annual Juneteenth celebration, and works w…
 
From a West Virginia police officer to an emotional intelligence trainer, Errol Randle is using his past to impact his community in a positive way. Self-awareness and the ability to manage your emotions can make all the difference in defusing conflict and effective communication. Errol shares how he uses his experiences to improve relationships wit…
 
Spirituality provides strength for many people, it keeps us grounded during difficult times. True compassion starts with humility and being able to put differences aside and appreciate people for who they are. Iman Salahudiin Hanif, out of Albany, GA, shares with us the power of interfaith connections and how we can heal our communities. Our countr…
 
Financial empowerment is a major goal for most people. Wayne Marcel teaches cryptocurrency as an option for people to take control of their own financial futures both locally and internationally. He gives back through partnering with international organizations in developing countries to give local citizens access to his training courses.…
 
Wrongful conviction is deplorable, but over-incarceration is just as devastating. Stet Frazier was sentenced to life in prison for a first-time, non-violent drug charge and was denied justice at every turn. While inside, Stet never gave up and consistently fought for justice, he even wrote a 34-page petition to Congress. This episode goes into deta…
 
Episode 80 features our week 7 wrap up, reviewing all the biggest highlights from week 7 in college football, including 2 major upsets in the SEC, a top 5 team going down in the ACC, and much more! Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN and All For Nothing for additional content! If YOU need…
 
Episode 79 preview week 7 in college football, including what may well be the best SEC game of the regular season. Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN and All For Nothing for additional content! If you want to jump start your own podcast AND help support the show, check out BuzzSprout now…
 
After serving 15 years from his life sentence, Richard Houdershell emerged as a changed man with a purpose to correct his past and put good back into the world. He was driven by the need to better his karma after making regrettable decisions as a young man, now he spends his time fighting for justice and lighting a path for others. Rick leads with …
 
In Episode 74, I discuss the pair of top 10 upsets (and a pair of near upsets) in our week 4 wrap up. We overreact to week 1 of SEC play, modify our CFB Playoff predictions, and much more! Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN and All For Nothing for additional content!…
 
It doesn't matter who you are, how many degrees you have, or if you are innocent, a wrongful conviction can happen to anyone. Calvin Johnson is an exoneree from the state of Georgia who spent 16 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. As soon as he was released, he started speaking and sharing his story around the world. It was important for…
 
Episode 72 features our week 3 wrap up, discussing all the highlights of the week 3 schedule in CFB. I also preview the newly announced B1G schedule and Ohio State's seemingly easy path to the playoff. Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN and All For Nothing for additional content!…
 
A wrongful conviction can happen to anyone, that’s why we advocate so fiercely for our brothers and sisters inside. Jeffrey Deskovic is an exonerated man out of New York who was wrongfully convicted for a crime he did not commit. Now that he’s home, he has started a non-profit organization, The Jeffrey Deskovic Foundation for Justice that has broug…
 
Episode 68 features a discussion of all the week 1 highlights (prior to BYU-Navy Monday night), including South Alabama's big win over Southern Miss, SMU and Texas State's crazy back-and-forth affair, and much more. Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to CBS Sports Network and All For Nothing for…
 
College football is finally here! I preview the week 1 slate after making final predictions for every conference championship game as well as the College Football Playoff. Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN, Harris Highlights, and All For Nothing for additional content!…
 
Episode 66 is the grand finale of our countdown to number 1, featuring a 2020 preview for #1 Clemson. #1 Clemson is the team to beat in college football, and with a very manageable schedule, expectations are higher than ever. Are the Tigers in line for some new hardware? Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert…
 
Episode 64 features number 3 on our countdown to number 1. #3 Georgia will return one of the best defenses in all of college football, but will their changes on the offensive side be enough to finally get past Alabama? Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN, Harris Highlights, and All For No…
 
Episode 63 features number 4 on our countdown to number 1. #4 LSU are the defending national champions, but they have a ton of talent to replace both on the field and on the sideline. Can they find their way back into the College Football Playoff again or will they fizzle out against the likes of Alabama? Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on …
 
Episode 62 features number 5 on our countdown to number 1. #5 Oklahoma has another #1 overall-type QB at the helm, but will they make it back to the College Football Playoff once again following consecutive first-round exits? Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN, Harris Highlights, and All…
 
“Without purpose you have nothing”, are not only words that Joshua Proby lives by, but they are the founding blocks for the brand he has built since being home. After spending 12 years in prison, Josh decided not to waste another minute and he began pursuing every path he dreamed about while he was locked up. He has been home for 2 years and is a p…
 
Episode 61 features number 6 on our countdown to number 1. #6 Florida has to be hearing all of this "now or never" talk about getting past Georgia in the SEC East, but do they have what it takes to end UGA's 3-year winning streak? Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN, Harris Highlights, an…
 
Episode 60 feature number 7 on our countdown to number 1. #7 Notre Dame have a different-looking schedule, and are for all intents and purposes a full-fledged member of the ACC in 2020. Can they capture an ACC Championship under this year's modified rules? Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to E…
 
Episode 58 features #9 Texas A&M on our countdown to #1. Texas A&M has yet to get much bang for their buck on Jimbo Fisher's insane contract. Is 2020 the year they turn the corner, or is the all-SEC schedule too much for them to handle? Drop your thoughts, opinions, arguments on Twitter: @UpsetAlertPod #UpsetAlert Thank you to ESPN, Harris Highligh…
 
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