In this edition of “The Roland Martin Show” Pastor Jamal Bryant to discusses the #BaltimoreUprising protest that shut down I-395 in the midst of Tuesday morning rush and blocked every exit to downtown except MLK Drive. Rev. Jesse Jackson discusses the need for jobs and the housing crisis in Baltimore as well as the need for an urban […]
Protests Against $30 Million Juvenile Center Shut Down Highway In Baltimore On Tuesday, protesters in Baltimore shut down I-395 in protest against Maryland’s plan to cut education spending in lieu of funding a $30 million detention center for juveniles charged as adults. Roland Martin, A. Scott Bolden, ESQ, principal at Reed Smith, LLC, Leadership Stategist, Avis […]
Part 1: Part 2: Podcast: Download | Embed Roland Martin spoke with Martin Luther King III during the Tom Joyner Morning Show to discuss the squabbling between him and his siblings and the fight against poverty in America. From BlackAmericaWeb.com: Martin Luther King III carries his father’s famous name and his passion for those who are disenfranchised […]
Roland Martin spoke with Martin Luther King III during the Tom Joyner Morning Show to discuss the squabbling between him and his siblings and the fight against poverty in America.
As you prepare for your Memorial Day festivities, watch NewsOne Now host Roland Martin and comedian Niki Moore break down rules for your holiday cookout. Here are a few you might want to implement during the event: If you are a rapper, we don’t want to hear your mixtape. No multi-level marketing schemes at the cookout. That means […]
NBC12 – WWBT – Richmond, VA News On Your Side Source: Zach Winslett / nbc12.com All six Baltimore police officers charged for the death of Freddie Gray have been indicted by a grand jury. Additionally, the state attorney said the charges to the officers – previously imposed on May 1 – have been modified to better reflect […]
Sen. Tim Scott Believes Police Body Cams Are “The Difference Between Life & Death” South Carolina Senator Tim Scott was a participant in Tuesday’s Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on Crime and Terrorism and discussed the need for body camera use nationwide. He told the committee “another important piece of the puzzle in rebuilding trust between law enforcement and […]
Roland Martin talks to Will Crossley, President of the Piney Woods School about the importance of education and returning to the community to give back. “We serve deserving young people from all over the country where they can focus on their preparation for life. We’ve been doing this work for 105 years,” Crossley said.
Source: Ellis Cose / USA Today Nobody likes a crybaby — especially if that crybaby is impossibly privileged. So astonishment that a coddled first lady would complain about anythingcould explain some of the hostility that greeted Michelle Obama’s commencement speech at Tuskegee University this month. Rush Limbaugh accused her of not just “playing the race […]
In this edition of “The Roland Martin Show” Audio Podcast, the mainstream media refuses to talk about the biker “thugs” in Waco, TX after a deadly bar brawl leaves nine dead and the police in fear of retaliation from the gangs after the violent incident. Suicide rates among African American children has doubled, Dr. Jeff […]