NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: How Can We Protect Ourselves From Police Violence?


In the wake of Mike Brown’s murder, guest host Jeff Johnson asks how can we protect our communities from police violence and brutality. 

Donald Norcross, founder of the OK Program spoke with guest host Jeff Johnson about the how the Black community can come together with law enforcement officials around the nation to stop police violence against African American males.

Pastor Corey Brooks appeared on “NewsOne Now” to detail how the Black community can stand up and call for justice when a police shooting or massive tragedy happens in our community and how do we control our own message when the media is telling a different story.

Johnson, GOP Strategist, J. Hogan GidleyJoia Jefferson Nuri, founder and CEO of In the Public Eye Communications and Doni Glover, Publisher of analyze how Black communities can begin to shield themselves from police brutality and violence.

Elisa Villanueva Beard, Co-CEO of Teach For America and Dr. Julianne Malveaux discussed TFA (Teach For America) announcing more than 1000 new African American teachers have joined their organization. The increased number of minorities joining TFA’s ranks for a 5-week training course did not impress Dr. Malveaux. Listen to find out why …

Chauncey Whitehead, owner of CDW Health and Wellness appeared on “NewsOne Now” for this week’s installment of “Fit!Live!Win!.” This week we take a look at the health benefits of running. Whitehead breaks down how to get off the couch and work your way up to running a 5k.

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