This episode of The Maya Akai Show, as always the show kicked off with What’s Trending: hot topic and headlines everyone is talking about that have local, national or international focus, topics include Apple’s 40 million donation to HBCUs and JRW contemplation of leaving Little League International, Next Ervin Gardner Playwright with the Black Ensemble Theatre checked into the show to discuss his play The Trial of Moses Fleetwood Walker, who was actually the first African to play in Major League Baseball. Cindy Baker joined Maya in studio to discuss the Earn My Vote, the call to action voter campaign. Chicago Native Valerie Banks, Actor and Creative professional in the TV & Film industry checked into the show to chat the new demand for black series and pilots and what it means for Black actors and creative professionals. And finally the show wrapped up with another edition of PEOPLE TO KNOW, Chicagoland Native Maci Peterson, the 28-Year-Old Creator of On Second Thought, the app that Lets You Take Back Text Messages!!
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