NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Are Black Greek Organizations Still Relevant?

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Do you believe black, Greek letter organizations still relevant today? What issues should BGLO (Black Greek Letter Organizations) champion to help our communities advance? Or do you believe that people joining fraternities and sororities are joining for the wrong reasons? Roland Martin takes your calls on “NewsOne Now.”

Jada, a 16 year old, was humiliated on social media after allegedly being drugged and raped at a house party. Jeff JohnsonStaci Johnson and Hughey Newsome joined Roland Martin Tuesday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the social media campaign to bring awareness to this case, and the importance of teaching young men to respect women.

Financial guru Deborah Owens details how couples can save for retirement together and how to keep communication flowing in their relationships with The Three C’s:  Communication, Collaboration and Control.

Did you know less than one-half (45%) of couples agree that day-to-day financial decisions are made jointly and only 43% of couples report making investment decisions for retirement jointly. Owens breaks down how to get past these potential stumbling blocks and build wealth together on “NewsOne Now.”

Ricki Stevenson, founder of Black Paris Tours talked about history of people of African descent playing a major role in one of the most popular cities in  the world. Some of the interesting facts Stevenson reveals include Paris’ connection to the Harlem Renaissance and the section of the city known as Little Africa.

The final countdown to the season 2 premiere of “R&B Divas Los Angeles” has begun. “NewsOne Now” gives you an exclusive behind the scenes look at the reality show. R& B Divas LA premiere kicks off Wednesday, July 16th on TV One.

All that and more in this edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast.

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. 

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