WVON-AM 1690 Presents: Secret Service Historymaker

Credit: Thinkstock is proud to be partnering with another icon: WVON-AM 1690, a longtime voice of, and advocate for, the African American community.  Every Friday, WVON will hit us with their soundbite of the week from the acclaimed “Perri Small Show,” providing a thought-provoking nugget from a host or guest to their studio. Join in the conversation!

Perri Small

Perri Small

Below is a clip from Perri’s interview with Abraham Bolden Sr., the first black Secret Service agent assigned to presidential detail at the White House. Bolden was appointed by President John F. Kennedy. He is also the author of “The Echo from Dealey Plaza.”

Want to witness more of our collaboration? Every Friday at 10 a.m. CST, our Digital Managing editor, Kyra Kyles, appears on the airwaves of the critically acclaimed “Perri Small Show” to talk about the most noteworthy topics of the week on the Web.  You can turn your dial to WVON-AM 1690 or catch that chat live-streaming HERE.