Author Omar Yamini joined “NewsOne Now” guest host Mo Ivory to talk about his new book, “What’s Wrong With You!” Yamini detailed how a series of bad choices and hanging out with the wrong people got him a 15 year prison sentence. Yamini also details the effect incarceration has on people. Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Video Podcast on iTunes […]
NewsOne Now Video Podcast: Celebrating Black Music Month“NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin celebrates Black Music Month with exclusive interviews from the set of the James Brown biopic Get On Up. Chadwick Boesman, Aleo Blacc, and Octavia Spencer discuss the highly anticipated movie chronicling the life of the Godfather of Soul.
In his inaugural speech before the NAACP delegates, president & CEO Cornell W. Brooks talked about the relevance of the organization. Do you believe the NAACP is still relevant today? Do they have a present day agenda addressing the issues that are most important to African Americans? If not, what issues do you want the storied civil […]
Source: Inae Oh / The Huffington Post An internal NYPD report obtained by the New York Daily News that was prepared soon after the death of Eric Garner – the Staten Island man who died of an apparent chokehold while under arrest last week — states he never appeared to be in “great distress” and fails to mention the chokehold at […]
Source: Reuters / The Huffington Post An 11-year-girl was shot and killed during a slumber party as violence struck Chicago over the weekend, local media outlets reported on Sunday. At least 40 people were shot, and four killed, in weekend violence in the third-largest U.S. city, the NBC affiliate in Chicago reported. The deaths included […]
Source: Richard Wolf / USA TODAY WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court dealt a potentially major blow to President Obama’s health care law Tuesday, ruling that participants in health exchanges run by the federal government in 34 states are not eligible for billions of dollars in tax subsidies. The 2-1 ruling by a three-judge panel of the U.S. […]
Staten Island resident, Eric Garner, died Thursday after a NYPD officer subdued him with a chokehold. Cell phone footage captured at the scene of the tragic event shows Garner screaming that he could not breathe after the move, banned by NYPD, was applied. Roland Martin talked with Rev. Jesse Jackson, Rashad Robinson, Sherrilyn Ifill and Glenn Ivey about the controversy surrounding Garner’s death, New […]
Cupid, creator of the “Cupid Shuffle,” joined Roland Martin Monday on “NewsOne Now” for Fit!Live!Win!. Cupid recently created a full body aerobic line dance to get people in shape called “CuRobiks.” Check out the “NewsOne Now” staffers getting down to the “Cupid Shuffle” and the “Wham Dance.” Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Video Podcast on iTunes Listen to today’s […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks to Errol Louis, the political anchor of New York 1 about the controversy surrounding the death of Eric Garner, the gentle-giant who died from the use of a chokehold by the New York Police Department. “There are two parts of this that don’t lie, there is video […]
Source: AP / CBS News NEW YORK – A New York City police officer involved in the arrest of a man who died in custody after being placed in an apparent chokehold has been stripped of his gun and badge and placed on desk duty, police said Saturday. Officer Daniel Pantaleo, an eight-year NYPD veteran, and […]
Anthony Anderson talks with Roland Martin about his upcoming ABC sitcom “Black-ish” and his Food Network show, “Food Fest Nation” during this year’s Essence Festival. Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Video Podcast on iTunes Listen to today’s entire show, subscribe on iTunes! Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m. EST and watch at 9 a.m. EST on TV One.