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KENNETH THOMPSON, SR., HOST OF THE "DAD SHOW" TO EXPLORE FATHER- DAUGHTER RELATIONSHIPS

You don't want to miss the "DadShow" hosted by Kenneth Thompson, Sr. which airs on Tuesday, 28 February 2012 via live streaming at www.DadShow.com and on www.KAZIFM.org Tuesday 6pm-7pm cst. Call in 512.451.5624 or 1866.451.5624.

"The shows focus will be the father's effect on daughters. Too often we focus on a father and son relationship. However, I think it is most appropriate to discuss the influence fathers have on their daughters. We hope to stimulate an honest conversation about healthy and unhealthy outcomes for women, families, and communities at-large that can be traced to the 'Father Effect'. Hopefully young ladies struggling with father/daughter relationship issues will hear from women who have faced and overcome similar issues. Ideally, fathers listening to the show will hear the message of what a healthy father daughter relationship looks and feels like while examining their own father daughter relationship -- Step-Fathers-Included!" Mr…

RELIGION: IMPORTANT OR IRRELEVANT: JEROME TEELUCKSINGH, Ph.D.

One of the objectives of International Men’s Day is “To focus on men’s health and well-being; social, emotional, physical and spiritual.” Many of us appreciate the importance of religion in our lives and society. However, one of the major barriers to unity is the abuse of religion. There is a need for peace among the diverse religions, denominations and sects. For too long innocent persons have been killed, ostracised and scorned by others of different religious faiths. Over the centuries, millions of lives have been lost and psychologically scarred due to religious wars. The tensions are further complicated with fundamentalists and radicals claiming their actions are justified because it is done in the name of God.

Many persons need to be re-taught and re-socialized into understanding the fact that this world and humanity existed before organised religion. Furthermore, there is a need to be aware that religion was meant to improve and strengthen the relationship between humanity an…