An Ohio grand jury has decided not to indict the police officers who killed John Crawford after an inflammatory 911 call claimed Crawford was loading and waiving a gun in a Walmart store.
On Thursday, Roland Martin, If-e Ike, Paul Butler, Glenn Ivey, James Hayes and Kim Keenan discussed the case, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine not aggressively prosecuting the case and break down the surveillance video of the shooting incident.
If you are interested in expressing your displeasure with the grand jury’s ruling, and want to demand a second grand jury be impaneled, call the Ohio Attorney General’s office at 800-282-0515 or or 614-466-4986.
Following last night’s premiere of “Black-ish” on ABC, Tracee Ellis Ross joined Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the launch of new series. During their chat, Ross explained, ‘Black-ish’ addresses how this country deals with culture, identity, race and what defines one’s blackness.
Voiceover actress Kittie Kaboom and talk show host Eddie Kayne, joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” for WTH?! Thursday. This week’s insane list of stories includes a woman who allegedly had a third breast surgically implanted on to her chest and KTVA Alaska reporter, Charlo Greene dropping an F-Bomb on live television. Greene then quit her job, saying she was going to devote all of her time to fighting for the legalization of marijuana.
All that and more in this special edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast.