NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Are We Prepared To Do What Is Necessary To Push Our Agenda?


Are we prepared to do what is necessary to drive an agenda for our community, combat social injustice and impact change? Are we waiting for someone to lead us, for another conversation about the issues or is it time to act and start doing the work? Roland Martin takes your calls during the radio portion of “NewsOne Now.”

Carter Elliot, attorney for Ernest Satterwhite, a 68-yr-old Black man who was shot and killed in his own driveway by South Carolina police joined Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the circumstances surrounding the case.

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has decided not to certify 40,000 voter registrations. As a result of his actions, Kemp has been sued by the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and the National Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights.

Lauren Victoria Burke, Joia Jefferson Nuri, Staci Johnson and  GA State Representative Leader Stacey Abrams joined Roland Martin Monday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss early voting, voter suppression and Georgia Sec. of State Brian Kemp’s actions to block Americans from voting.

Author Valorie Burton appeared on “NewsOne Now” with host Roland Martin to discuss her new book, “Get Unstuck. Be Unstoppable. ” Burton explained how people become stuck as a result of making excuses, fear and the unwillingness to venture outside of their comfort zone.

Roland Martin and “NewsOne Now” take you on a ride along to Jeffrey Osborne’s Celebrity Classic for this edition of “Rollin’ with Roland.” Martin joined Osborne, Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Kareem Abdul Jabbar,  Julius “Dr. J” Erving, Chris Tucker, Cedric The Entertainer, Dondre Whitfield, L.A. Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers, Ahmad Rashad and others on the baseball diamond and on the golf greens to raise funds for the Jeffrey Osborne Foundation.