Mark & Denise in the Mornings

On this Valentine's day & Ash Wednesday, we started off with Attorney Michael Coard ( on the phone lines talking about the piece he wrote about Charlie Bowser for Philly magazine (, the conviction of members of the Baltimore Police Department's elite gun task force of racketeering, and the Philadelphia District Attorney's secret police file. Next on the phone lines was Kathy Fisher, Policy Director from the Coalition Against Hunger (, talking about the proposed cuts to the SNAP Program. In the POWER Hour segment we had author Jamil Smith ( on the line taking about the movie Black Panther and his article on the movie for Time Magazine ( We wrap up the day by having Patrick Riley ( back on the phones with us giving more insight, but no spoilers, on the movie Black Panther.