President Obama delivers a statement on ISIS.
NewsOne Now Video Podcast: The State Of Black UnemploymentThe latest jobs numbers are out and despite the overall unemployment rate falling to 6.1%, unemployment for African Americans remains in double digit figures at 11.4%. Roland Martin and the "NewsOne Now" Straight Talk panel, featuring Dru Ealons, Lauren Victoria Burke and Michelle Hudgens, discuss the August jobs report and the state of Black unemployment.
Source: Examiner.com On Sept. 18, Examiner.com was on the scene for the United States premiere of “Beyond The Lights,” which kicked off theUrban World Film Festival at SVA. BET and HBO are presenting sponsors for the festival. Writer/director Gina Prince-Bythewood who is best known for the iconic “Love & Basketball” and “The Secret Life Of Bees” has created […]
The Black beauty supply industry rakes in billions of dollars every year, but African Americans only own a fraction of the businesses within in industry. According to the Beauty Supply Institute, the beauty supply industry generates $15 billion per year, 96% of the customers are Black and less than 3% of ownership within the industry […]
Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel, featuring Dr. Jeff Gardere, Corey Dade, Danielle Belton and Peniel Joseph, break down the media’s selective bias against African Americans. News organizations are painting members of the Black community in an unflattering light, giving the rest of America and the world the impression that people of African decent are the only ones who […]
Celebrities and public figures honor the life of the late actress and activist at a ceremony in New York City on Saturday at 11A/10C.
Roland Martin appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe to discuss Congress giving President Obama the final approval to aid rebels in their fight against ISIS and then fleeing the Capitol for the fall campaign. President Obama trying to balance the military, Democratic and Republican critics who are not satisfied with the strategic plan to engage ISIS. […]
Roland Martin appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe to discuss the domestic violence charges against Arizona Cardinal’s Johnathan Dwyer and why the media is has not highlighted the domestic violence cases of Hope Solo and Alabama Federal Judge Mark Fuller. During Martin’s appearance, he explained, If you go after Ray Rice, you should also go after […]
Roland Martin talks to Senior White House Adviser Valerie Jarrett about the huge issue of sexual assault on college campuses. “Starting a few years ago the Vice President gave very clear direction that this was an issue and we were going to hold them accountable. This campaign is not soley based on the administration being accountable. Everybody has […]
Vic Jagger and Lamont King joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” for this week’s installment of WTH?! Thursday. Our list of wild and crazy stories include a woman stealing $85 worth of mayonnaise, a camper sleepwalking off the side of a cliff and Mama Dee’s flipper tooth falling out on stage. Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Video Podcast on iTunes Listen to today’s […]
NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Is Prosecutor Bob McCulloch Stacking The Deck In Favor Of Officer Darren Wilson?
This week St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch announced that he is extending the Michael Brown grand jury’s deadline to January 2015. Roland Martin, joined by an all-star legal panel, break down what is happening in Ferguson and how this move will impact the case against Darren Wilson. Listen to Martin, Lisa Bloom, Jolanda jones, Glenn Ivey and Paul Butler discuss how McCulloch is handling […]