NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Any Interest In The 2014 Midterm Elections?


The midterm elections are right around the corner, are you ready to get out and vote?  Are you seeing major interest in the this year’s elections?  What’s happening on the ground where you are in the midterms. Roland Martin takes your calls during the radio portion of “NewsOne Now.”

On Monday, Zachary Thompson, Director of the Dallas County Health and Human Services spoke with Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel (Danielle Belton, Robert Traynhan and Chanelle Hardy) about the latest developments in the Ebola crisis. According the CDC, during this outbreak more than 3,400 people have been killed. Do you think the deadly virus can be contained?

The Daily Beast’s Tim Mak joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss Capitol Hill’s “diversity drain.” Many African American staffers and aides are leaving the public sector for the private sector, but why?

Mak, Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel (Danielle Belton, Robert Traynhan and Chanelle Hardy) discuss what factors have caused the mass exodus from The Hill.

Donnie McClurkinFred Hammond and comedian JD Lawrence stopped by “NewsOne Now” to talk about this year’s Festival of Praise Tour.

During a wide ranging discussion McClurkin, Hammond and Lawrence discussed faith, social activism, public policy, politics and more with “NewsOne Now” host Roland Martin.

Soul Food Scholar, Adrian Miller, joined Martin during the radio portion of “NewsOne Now” to breakdown the history on Soul Food in America with his book, “Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time.”

It’s Fit!Live!Win! Monday, wellness coach, Carl Powell explains and demonstrates how Tai Chi can improver your health, reduce stress and change your outlook.

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