Speaking Latino Truth to Power !

Howard Jordan's The Jordan Journal
Howard Jordan is an impassioned and thought-provoking thinker and speaker on the critical issues of our times from a  progressive perspective. For Program Mission click here 

Howard Jordan is an . . .

Radio Host  of The Jordan Journal of the popular WBAI-99.5 FM radio program,  focusing on issues of importance to progressives and communities of color

Educator-Scholar, Chair of the Behavioral & Social Sciences Dept. and tenured professor at Hostos Community College in the South Bronx

Advocacy Journalist and commentator, writing for alternative English and Spanish-language media

Attorney and former Appointed Official for the Governor's Committee on Hispanic Affairs and the New York State Assembly Immigration Task Force

Community Activist for 30 years in the progressive community.

THE JORDAN JOURNAL on WBAI-99.5FM every Friday from 3-5pm The program focuses on: 

* How the U.S. Constitution protects our freedoms
* Holding Elected Officials accountable
* Celebrating Latino and African Heritages 
* Elections and the Latino vote
* The Immigration Debate
* The importance of Black-Latino relations today
*  Intra-Latino relations: uniting the Latino family

The Jordan Journal 
Friday
3:00-5:00pm
WBAI-FM 99.5 NYC
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This week- Jordan Journal​ 

OSCAR LOPEZ RIVERA, PUERTO RICAN FREEDOM FIGHTER  by Howard Jordan CLICK HERE

I must admit I have been taken aback by some of the hostility and venom exhibited over the recognition of one of our national heroes, Oscar Lopez Rivera, by the National Puerto Rican Day Parade Committee. As a First Amendment absolutist, I have always understood reasonable minds may differ as to the actions of my dear brother Oscar about U.S. government colonialism and the political status of Puerto Rico… 

JORDAN JOURNAL TRIBUTE: THE TEACHINGS OF RAMON JIMENEZ 
The whole collection  CLICK HERE
On May 10th, 2016 at the age of 67 activist Ramon Jimenez passed away of prostate cancer. The Harvard-trained lawyer, litigator, activist, writer, former administrative law judge, and journalist was a permanent fixture in the movement for social justice and a champion of progressive struggles. The tribute is two parts. First after Ramon’s passing . Press link to listen CLICK HERE The rest a compilation of interviews that spans from 2007 to 2016