In this interview, Psychologist, Dr. Niama T. Malachi, states, “Black youth are not afraid to defend their Rights…the evolution of us no longer being afraid, is something to be proud of…”. Together with her daughter, she organizes civil rights marches and activities with youth here in Southside Chicago.She is a Squad Leader for Color of Change-Chicago, a national organization helping people respond effectively to injustice in the world around us. From her website thesocialconsult.org “Dr. Malachi uses key principles of Consulting, Community, and Positive Psychology, in order to help organizations, leaders, and individuals, eliminate their barriers to success, empowering them to reach their maximum potential.”
Mama Joy (Joy Sigur Ramza Woods) is A Podcast Host, and Lecturer On The Divine, Economic, and Cultural Role Of “Emancipation Proclamation” In Negro and American History. She is a proud grandmother, retired educator, minister, singer, pianist, community activist.