The Ralph Bailey Show

The Ralph Bailey Show

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Born in Atlanta, Ralph Emerson Bailey, Jr., grew up in Los Angeles and moved to Bakersfield in 1992. He began his professional career as a correspondent and later staff writer with The Bakersfield Californian and later moved into television where he served as weekend anchor for both KERO ABC-23 and KBAK-TV 29. He then morphed into radio where the last ten years he’s been the executive producer and host of “The Ralph Bailey Show,” three-time Kern Press Club Award Winner for Best Radio Show. Ralph, a Valley Fever survivor, has given up cigars but still enjoys golf, American History, and expensive bourbon. His mother, Harriet, lives in Los Angeles and is a regular on his program.

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  • Ralph takes on “All Lives Matter” June 5, 2020
    Ralph talks about the problems behind the “All Lives Matter” statements and how it can be racially tone-deaf to say this in response to the protests going on today. KERN Radio · Ralph takes on “All Lives Matter”
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  • Tim Callahan Remains Optimistic Despite Covid/Protests June 4, 2020
    Wednesday regular Tim Callahan from Clinica Sierra Vista joins the Ralph Bailey Show and talks about his optimistic thoughts on the Covid 19 virus and the ongoing police brutality protests. KERN Radio · Tim Callahan Remains Optimistic Despite Covid/Protests
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  • Clayton Campbell on Police Unions June 3, 2020
    Tuesday regular Clayton Campbell, of Campbell Whitten Trial Lawyers, joins TRBS and talks about the police brutality protests and what defines a bad cop. KERN Radio · Clayton Campbell on Police Unions
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  • Louis Gill Defends Protesters June 3, 2020
    Tuesday regular Louis Gill joins the Ralph Bailey Show and speaks about the local protests going on in Kern County against police brutality. KERN Radio · Louis Gill Defends Protesters
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  • Cathy Abernathy poo poos Bailey’s prediction June 2, 2020
    Monday regular Professor Cathy Abernathy joins TRBS and disagrees with Ralph’s prediction that Trump will not win his re-election. KERN Radio · Cathy Abernathy poo poos Bailey’s prediction
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  • Ralph rants on race and Republicanism June 2, 2020
    Ralph Bailey speaks out about the issue of race in this country amid the nation-wide protests going on due to the death of George Floyd. KERN Radio · Ralph rants on race and Republicanism
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  • Clayton Campbell explains 3rd degree murder May 30, 2020
    Clayton Campbell, of Campbell Whitten Trial Lawyers, joins TRBS to talk about the pending charges against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. KERN Radio · Clayton Campbell explains 3rd degree murder
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  • Mike Turnipseed discusses Michael Bowers and W1 May 29, 2020
    President of Kern Tax and Thursday regular Mike Turnipseed joins The Ralph Bailey Show and discusses the possibility of Michael Bowers joining the Bakersfield City Council. KERN Radio · Mike Turnipseed discusses Michael Bowers and W1
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  • Will Michael Bowers run for city council? May 28, 2020
    Planning commissioner and Vice President for Centric Urgent Care, Michael Bowers joins TRBS and speaks on if he will be running for the soon to be open position on the Bakersfield City Council. KERN Radio · Will Michael Bowers run for city council?
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  • Clayton Campbell, Campbell Whitten, makes his TRBS debut May 27, 2020
    Clayton Campbell of Campbell Whitten Trial Lawyers makes his debut as the new Tuesday regular for The Ralph Bailey Show. KERN Radio · Clayton Campbell, Campbell and Whitten, makes his TRBS debut
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Ralph takes on “All Lives Matter”

Ralph takes on “All Lives Matter”

Ralph talks about the problems behind the “All Lives Matter” statements and how it can be racially tone-deaf to say this in response to the protests going on today. KERN Radio · Ralph takes on “All Lives Matter”

Dr. Jeanine Kraybill walks us through the Insurrection Act

Dr. Jeanine Kraybill walks us through the Insurrection Act

Can President Trump invoke the Insurrection Act and the legality of sending in troops to our cities. KERN Radio · Dr. Jeanine Kraybill walks us through the Insurrection Act The Richard Beene Show airs weekdays from 1-3pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N

Is America facing a “lost decade” of economy activity?

Is America facing a “lost decade” of economy activity?

Dr. Richard Gearhart of CSUB poses this question during a wide ranging discussion of economic challenges. KERN Radio · Is America facing a “lost decade” of economy activity? The Richard Beene Show airs weekdays from 1-3pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N