• JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

    JustLove’s Look at the Superbowl, & Catholic Schools Week

      On this week’s episode of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan speaks with two guests about Superbowl  LII and Catholic Schools Week. Dr. Anna V. Ramirez-Adam, who is the Principal of Saint Elizabeth’s Catholic School in the Washington Heights neighborhood of NYC will be in the studio.  Dr. Ramirez-Adam and Msgr. Sullivan will be talking about her 35 years of experiences teaching in parochial schools in New York City as well as South Florida, and what – in her opinion – are some of the most essential elements of a Catholic education today. Catholic Schools Week began on Monday, January 28th  and ended on Friday February 3rd Given that this Sunday – February…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

    Martin Luther King’s Legacy & Youth Today, Plus Making & Keeping Resolutions in 2018

    In this week’s episode of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan focuses on two guests who’ll cover Martin Luther King’s legacy and today’s youth, as well as keeping effective 2018 resolutions. Joining us in the studio is Keith Guerrant, a Pierre Toussaint Scholar and a Marketing and Communications Major at the  University of Connecticut. Keith, who is in his Junior year at UConn is also President of the Kappa Delta Chapter of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity at his school. Msgr. Sullivan and Keith will be talking about relevancy of Dr. Martin Luther King’s life, mission and ministry for today’s younger generation. Also on the show is Tim Herrera who is  The New York Times “Smarter Living” Editor. Tim…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth,  Strengthening Families and Resolving Crises

    Looking Back on 2017 and Checking in at Bethlehem University on Christmas

    Photo: Fr. Eric Andrews & Bethlehem University On this week’s episode of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan speaks with two guests about looking back on 2017. Joining us in the studio is Father Eric Andrews who is part of Paulist Fathers located in New York City. Father Eric and Msgr. Sullivan will be taking a look back on the events of 2017 and what impact they have had on the Church, our nation and the world. On the phone from Bethlehem, Brother Peter Bray, FSC, EdD who is the Vice Chancellor (President) of Bethlehem University  and Leen Hadweh – who is a 20 year old Palestinian Christian, Business Major and Student…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

    Halloween 2017

    Photo: Dr. Michael Oberschneider & Tony, Anthony, and Deanne Alfano On this week’s episode of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan hosts a Halloween themed show with two guests. On the show, child psychologist and children’s author, Dr. Michael Oberschneider will talk about some of the factors behind a child’s choice of what to dress up as. Monsignor Sullivan will also talk with Oberschneider about the most significant aspects of celebrating Halloween in the US,  Also joining the show is Deanna Alfano, mother of Anthony Alfano who is known for his elaborate Halloween costumes in the news . Deanna will talk about how her and her husband Tony create costumes that incorporate Anthony’s wheelchair. Her…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

    National Bullying Prevention Month

    Photo: Bailey Lindgren & John Guenther This week’s episode of Justlove will focus on observing National Bullying Prevention Month. On the phone, Bailey Lindgren, PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center Associate, a national training and information center dedicated to bullying prevention located in Minniapolis, Minnesota will be on be joining us. Msgr. andBailey will be speaking about the work of the organization’s, National Bullying Prevention month happening during the month of October. They’ll also focus on what parents, families, and children can do to end the scourge of bullying in their classrooms and communities. John Guenther, who is Managing Director of Executive Communications at BNY Mellon will be in the studio.…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth,  Strengthening Families and Resolving Crises

    Closing Riker’s Island and Prison Reform

    Photo: JoAnne Page & Liza Jessie Peterson On this week’s episode of JustLove, Monsignor Sullivan speaks with two guests focused on the Closing of Riker’s Island and issues surrounding Prison Reform: Calling into the studio, JoAnne Page, President CEO of The Fortune Society a New York City-based non-profit that advocates for and provides services to the formerly incarcerated. On the show Msgr. and JoAnne talk about recent discussions surrounding the closure of Riker’s Island – New York City’s 413 acre facility administered by the Department of Corrections where on any given day 9,500 people – the bulk of the city’s prisoners. They also discuss how feasible the plans to close Riker’s…

  • Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth,  Strengthening Families and Resolving Crises

    Economic Inequality and Some of Its Causes

    Photo: Alex Armlovichm & Shekar Narasimhan On this week’s episode of Just Love Monsignor Sullivan cover’s issues surrounding economic inequality with two guests.  Joining the show is Shekar Narasimhan Managing Partner of Beekman Advisors – a Virginia based strategic advisory service firm concentrating in the areas of real estate development, mortgage finance and affordable housing. Msgr. and Shekar will be talking about income inequality and particularly how the cost of housing – and especially rental housing – is one of the keys to addressing the needs of those on the lower end of the income scale. Also on the show is Alex Armlovichm, a Fellow at the  Manhattan Institute where he concentrates on…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth,  Strengthening Families and Resolving Crises

    Using Technology to Fulfill Our Civic Duties & Counter Gun Violence

    On this week’s JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan speaks with two guests focused on civic duties and countering gun violence in the U.S. Kathryn Peters, Co-Founder of Democracy Works will be talking about the work and mission of her organization. Democracy Works is a Brooklyn based non-partisan non-profit organization founded in 2010 with the goal of “making voting fit the way we live.” The nonprofit aims to make voting a simple, seamless experience for all Americans so that no eligible voter misses an election. Its team of software developers, public policy wonks and civic organizers design tools meant to upgrade the tech infrastructure of our democracy, thus improving the voting experience for voters and election…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

    Training Today’s Workers & Students for the Jobs of Tomorrow

    On this week’s broadcast JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan will be speaking with two guests on training today’s workers and students for the jobs of tomorrow. On the phone  Charles Russell “Rusty” Justice Co-Founder and Managing Member of  Bit Source LLC  will be joining the show Bit Source LLC is a Pikeville, Kentucky based web development company located in the heart of Appalachia. Msgr. Sullivan and Rusty will be talking about his founding of “Bit Source” and how his company endeavors to tap the region’s workforce of laid off coal miners to teach them a new skill of computer coding. Justin Reich, Executive Director of Teaching Lab Systems at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will be speaking…

  • Holidays and Holy Days,  JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth,  Strengthening Families and Resolving Crises

    JustLove’s Earth Day Show

    This week’s JustLove broadcast is focused on Earth Day 2017. Joining the show to talk about this annual event are two guests: Richard Fuller, President and CEO of Pure Earth, an international non-profit based in New York dedicated to solving pollution problems in low and middle income countries; and David R. Shuffler, Jr, Executive Director of Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, a Catholic Charities Affiliate.  Msgr. Sullivan and Richard will be speaking about the work of Pure Earth, and how the cleanup of environmental pollution is one global problem that has very achievable solutions.  David R. Shuffler, Jr. will be covering his the South Bronx based youth organization, which is dedicated to rebuilding the neighborhoods which…