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Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 7:30 PM PST / 10:30 PM EST
Description: Education, Political and Self Development
Episode: EPISODE 13 - Ra / James E. West Sr., Empowerment Life Coach / Village Activist
James delivers a high energy message, which challenges individuals to take responsibility in their own lives and to help eliminate excuses as to why they are not living up to their true potential. It is a message that James lives daily, and one that he shares with others.
James was raised in a single family home in Oakland, California. His mother raised 5 boys and 2 girls on welfare. She taught her kids the importance of having a good attitude and being good communicators. James attended Laney College in Alameda County taking vocational classes in the Construction field. He has been a General Building Contractor for more than 25 years. James has over 30 years’ experience in the field of Personal Development. He has spoken to various audiences from Corporations to Elementary Schools in many other states.
James changed his name to Ra in 2013 once he was introduced to Sankofa = "Sankofa" teaches us that we must go back to our roots in order to move forward. Inspired by this Empowering African Concept he started the Sankofa African Youth Consciousness Workshop movement in Sacramento and Oakland Ca and Little Rock Arkansas. James has also developed a Sankofa African Centered Youth Mentoring and Tutoring Program where youth are empowered with their great ancient history and knowledge of self. In January 10, 2014 James started the Monthly African Market Place at 2251 Florin Road in Sacramento Ca. Providing a place to develop culture, edutainment and group economics.
As a Speaker / Coach James has helped many individuals achieve their goals and dreams, by showing individuals how to utilize their physical, mental and spiritual potential.