Let's Talk Let's Talk is home to hard-hitting but necessary conversations, brought directly to listeners' ears. Let's Talk about the tough topics that others shy away from. Let's Talk about what's standing in the way of community progress. Let's Talk about how we can be better Lehigh Valley neighbors and residents. Join host Dr. Hasshan Batts for a program that will leave you thinking.
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Let's Talk is home to hard-hitting but necessary conversations, brought directly to listeners' ears. Let's Talk about the tough topics that others shy away from. Let's Talk about what's standing in the way of community progress. Let's Talk about how we can be better Lehigh Valley neighbors and residents. Join host Dr. Hasshan Batts for a program that will leave you thinking.

Most Recent Episodes

"Learning to Be Great Changed Me": A Conversation with Raoul "Great" McFall | Let's Talk

Dr. Hasshan Batts welcomes his friend Raoul "Great" McFall to talk about his journey from being a regular inmate to being a great father, and a great person.

"Learning to Be Great Changed Me": A Conversation with Raoul "Great" McFall | Let's Talk

"Nobody Should Fall Through the Cracks": A Conversation with Shoshanah Tornberg | Let's Talk

Dr. Hasshan Batts talks with Shoshanah Tornberg, a Rabbi and leader in the Allentown Jewish community, who shares her thoughts on Jewish faith in today's world.

"Nobody Should Fall Through the Cracks": A Conversation with Shoshanah Tornberg | Let's Talk

Love, Growth, and Fatherhood with Michael Richardson | Let's Talk

Dr. Hasshan Batts sits down with his friend Michael Richardson to discuss growing up in Brooklyn, addiction, and his desire to be known simply as a loving father.

Looking Out for Our Older Generations: A Conversation with Carmen Bell | Let's Talk

Dr. Hasshan Batts welcomes Carmen Bell, Director of Healthy Aging at United Way Lehigh Valley, to discuss the needs of our elders and the importance of connecting between generations.

Looking Out for Our Older Generations: A Conversation with Carmen Bell | Let's Talk

"Thanks, We Got It From Here": A Conversation with Zaleeae Sierra and Arielle Brown | Let's Talk

Dr. Hasshan Batts talks to Zaleeae Sierra and Arielle Brown to break down the difference in generations and the experience of young people in today's world.

"Thanks, We Got It From Here": A Conversation with Zaleeae Sierra and Arielle Brown | Let's Talk

Libraries, Mental Health, and Everything In-Between: A Conversation with PANO's Anne Ginge...

On this episode of Let's Talk, Dr. Batts dives into the world of nonprofits and nonprofit aid with Anne Gingerich, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations (PANO).

Libraries, Mental Health, and Everything In-Between: A Conversation with PANO's Anne Ginge...

It's Broken and It Needs to Be Fixed: A Conversation with REFORM's Cody Bright | Let's Talk

Dr. Batts is back with another episode of Let's Talk, this time welcoming Cody Bright from REFORM Alliance to talk about parole and probation reform.

It's Broken and It Needs to Be Fixed: A Conversation with REFORM's Cody Bright | Let's Talk

Parenting Advice From the 'Poet of Peace': A Conversation with Saide Saddiq-Cisse | Let's Talk

Dr. Batts welcomes author Saide Saddiq-Cisse, who talks about his personal experiences as a father and navigating high conflict in co-parenting situations.

Parenting Advice From the 'Poet of Peace': A Conversation with Saide Saddiq-Cisse | Let's Talk

Sitting Down with an Elder: A Conversation with Walter Beach III | Let's Talk

Dr. Batts sits down with a community elder, former NFL football player Walter Beach III, for a conversation about his life, experiences, family and more.

Sitting Down with an Elder: A Conversation with Walter Beach III | Let's Talk

Turning Pressure Into Diamonds: A Conversation with Dr. Angelique Orr | Let's Talk

Dr. Batts is back with another episode of Let's Talk, this time welcoming Dr. Angelique Orr for a conversation about her life journey, community organizing, self-love, and more.

Turning Pressure Into Diamonds: A Conversation with Dr. Angelique Orr | Let's Talk