The Asheville View

Meet the hosts!

Meet The AV hosts: Kirby, Myriam, Aisha, and Dr. Norling.
We see you!

Special Feature!

Exclusive interview with Johnnie Rush. Here his story direct from the source in this 3-part special!

Latest Ask the Doctor

Dr. Norling talks about how to maintain a healthy penis and clears up some penis myths!

Incarceration

I, like so many others, have been touched by people I know and love that have been addicts and incarcerated.

Latest Videos

Johnnie Rush Interview: 3 Part Special

Johnnie Rush Tells His Story August 2017, Johnnie Rush was on his way home to his family after a long day at work when he was stopped for suspicion of jaywalking. What should have been a simple end to his night resulted in Johnnie getting beaten, strangled, and tased...

Counteracting Dismissive Attacks

From Season 1 "Braveheart" episode. You've witnessed it, dished it, or you've been the recipient... You raise a valid argument to defend yourself or others and someone dismisses you as dramatic or angry or hormonal in an attempt to lessen you and your point in the...

I’m seen as a disruption because I exist

From Season 1 "Braveheart" episode. Sometimes you can be seen as a disruption simply for existing. People are penalized for things they can't control…like bringing a fish on land and hating it for not being able to breathe the air and hating it for needing the water....

The Sweet Life in Asheville

In this episode, the hosts discuss multiculturalism in Asheville. In this episode, the hosts discuss diversity, equity, and inclusion. What is the difference between diversity and inclusion, and how do traditional systems impact them? See Additional Resources!Special...

Ask the Doctor (Juice)

Dear Dr. Norling, What causes skin conditions like eczema?   Meet Dr. Sharon Norling Meet the Hosts: Dr. Sharon Norling Twitter: @DrSharonNorling Instagram: @drsharonnorling

Juice

In this episode, the hosts discuss self-esteem and having the confidence to stand up for yourself.In this episode, the hosts discuss diversity, equity, and inclusion. What is the difference between diversity and inclusion, and how do traditional systems impact them?...

Blog

Pay Inequalities

No matter how you analyze it, the pay gap is real, persistent, and harmful to an individual’s economic security. The gender pay gap is the result of many factors, including occupational segregation, bias against working mothers and direct pay discrimination....

Incarceration

I, like so many others, have been touched both personally and professionally by people I know and love that have been drug addicts and have been incarcerated. Approximately 50% of all incarcerations are due to drug offenses. Drug addiction is not a moral issue, a lack...

Living Green

Growing up in a third world country, recycling was never a priority; recycling was a lifestyle. You didn’t have to separate glass from paper because some guy on a donkey, going through your trash, always did the work for you. That wasn’t his job, it was his daily...

Makeup Is My Art!

It is also my career and my livelihood. For those of you who are aspiring makeup gurus, who spend hours a day either watching YouTube makeup tutorials, making YouTube makeup “how to” videos or practicing applying your best Kardashian highlight and contour glam face,...

The Skin You’re In

I’ve always received compliments on my skin! People always think I’m in my early 20’s when I’m actually on the latter side. So today, I’m going to share my skincare tips and regimen! The most important concepts in my skincare regimen are to keep it simple, consistent...

We See You: Durham Reforming the Cash Bail System

About a week after our premiere episode “Blackish” aired featuring Nicole Townsend, the Durham County District Attorney’s Office announced that they no longer seek cash bail as a condition of pretrial release in misdemeanor and other low-level felony cases.   District...

We See You!

”The Asheville View” is a weekly daytime-style talk show hosted by Aisha Adams, Myriam Weber and Kirby Winner w/special correspondent Dr. Sharon Norling. In the opening segment, the hosts offer their personal take on ”Hot Button” issues. Afterward, Dr. Norling responds to health questions in the Ask The Doctor segment. The second half of the show, the hosts interview various celebrity guests. Known for their edgy content, style and witty banter the show hosts share the grit of all things about Health, Wealth, Family and Equity in Asheville.