In this one on one interview, Roland Martin speaks with Sil Lai Abrams, founder of the media advocacy organization Truth in Reality, about the exploitation of Black women in the media, especially on reality television. Note: Roland is a member of Truth in Reality’s Advisory Council and an Ambassador for the Redefining HERstory Movement.
The Democratic-led Senate panel says the CIA tortured people. Do you have a problem with enhanced interrogation techniques? Saturday was a Nat’l Day of Resistance tied to #BlackLivesMatter #HandsUpDontShoot #ICantBreathe movement. Did you go out to protest? The GOP always talks states rights/local control. So why did they pass a bill preventing DC from legalizing marijuana? Beverly Johnson says Bill Cosby […]
Dr. Phil, Roland Martin, New Orleans Saints TE Benjamin Watson, former police detective Mike Brooks discuss a potentially deadly encounter between two college students and and two police officers. Dr. Phil told the two young African American men who fought with officers, “show them your license, write down all of the information, file a complaint. […]
Roland Martin appeared on the Dr. Phil show to discuss police brutality and issues of race in America. During this segment of the show, Dr. Phil highlights the story of 20-year-old Dillon Taylor, who was unarmed and was gunned down by police officers after 911 callers claimed he had a gun in his waistband. Martin […]
Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now,” Michael Brown’s pastor, Carlton Lee, legal analyst Sunny Hostin and former police detective Mike Brooks appeared on the Dr. Phil Show to discuss the Ferguson grand jury proceedings, Mike Brown’s encounter with Officer Darren Wilson as well as race issues in America.
Roland Martin talks to Tef Poe, Founder of Hands Up United about National Resistance Day tomorrow on Saturday, December 13th. “This isn’t a situation where these things are just happening because they’re trendy and it’s happening in the streets. This is a 24 hour a day process. We don’t stop, we barley sleep and we’re really serious,” […]
Actor/Comedian Chris Rock blasted Hollywood in a new scathing Hollywood Reporter article, calling the movie business a “White industry.” Excerpts from The Hollywood Reporter: “It’s a White industry. Just as the NBA is a Black industry,” Rock told Hollywood Reporter. “I’m not even saying it’s a bad thing. It just is. And the Black people they do […]
CONTENT COURTESY OF DR. PHIL FROM FERGUSON TO NEW YORK CITY, DR. PHIL LOOKS AT THE CURRENT RACIAL TENSION IN AMERICA AND TAKES THE CONVERSATION BEYOND THE HEADLINES AIRING FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12 Provocative dialogue includes interviews with the families of Eric Garner, Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin; Roland Martin, Reverend Al Sharpton and New Orleans Saints […]
We have seen the protests spreading across the country in response to the killings of Tamir Rice, Eric Garner, Michael Brown and other African Americans at the hands of police officers. Dante Barry of MillionHoodies.org has been on the front lines in the current battle for social justice. He spoke with Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” about how millennials […]
Does a celebrity/athlete wearing a t-shirt to show solidarity with people in a movement make a difference? Will their actions lead to changes in policy? Would it be better for them to donate funds to support the movement? NewsOne Now guest host, Mo Ivory takes your calls during the radio portion of “NewsOne Now.” The […]