WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN SPECIAL BROADCAST FROM REV. AL SHARPTON’S NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK CITY ON SUNDAY, APRIL 7.
–Episode to feature highlights and discussions from Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network Conference this week in New York City, which focuses on promoting a modern civil rights agenda–
April 5, 2013, New York, NY – This weeks’ special broadcast of Washington Watch features a one-on-one interview with Martin and Rev. Al Sharpton in which Sharpton makes his case for what the Obama administration must do on behalf of African-Americans in his second term. Washington Watch with Roland Martin airs on TV One, this Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 11 AM ET.
Other guests include: Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, Representative Marcia L. Fudge and U.S. Representative for New York’s 13th congressional district, Congressman Charles Rangel.
The journalist/commentator panel includes: Activist and Writer, Michaela Angela Davis; Editorial Director of Urbancusp.com, Rahiel Tesfamariam; Political Analyst and Columnist for Ebony.com, Zerlina Maxwell and Founder of IMPACT, Angela Rye.
This week’s Washington Watch will feature highlights and discussions from Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network Conference in New York. Topics explored during the hour include: gun violence and the toll it takes on victim’s families; voter suppression; and how to sustain minority voter momentum.
Hosted by TV One political editor, CNN Contributor and Tom Joyner Morning Show analyst Roland Martin, TV One’s hour-long weekly public affairs series focuses on issues of importance to African Americans, through interviews with officials from the Administration, Congress and other policymakers who represent black communities, as well as discussions with journalists and commentators, and a wide range of policy experts. Washington Watch with Roland Martin also explores a wide range of timely and relevant topics including history, books, music, films, technology and black culture.
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