NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: If You Like It Should You Put A Big Expensive Debt Inducing Ring On It?


Would you rather have a platinum, 4-karat diamond ring or a platinum marriage? People are spending big bucks on engagement rings and wedding costs but are not focusing on their marriages. Roland Martin and “NewsOne Now” stir the pot by asking you the listeners if the size of the engagement/wedding ring matters more than the marriage itself? Is the engagement ring just for show or does it really matter at all?

Students in Ohio continue the fight for justice for John Crawford. On Monday the Ohio Student Association began a sit-in protest at the Beavercreek Police Department and plan to stay until justice is served.

James Hayes, Political Director of the Ohio Student Association spoke with  “NewsOne Now” host Roland Martin on Tuesday about the protest and upcoming meeting with the Beavercreek Police Department. The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday at 1 PM.

America’s Wealth Coach, Deborah Owens lists the highest paying jobs without a four-year degree during this week’s installment of “WealthyU” on “NewsOne Now.” Owens also explained what we should do in order to obtain and keep a job in the current job market. Don’t miss Owens’ list of highest paying jobs that do not require a four-year college degree.

MC Lyte joined Martin Tuesday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss her latest book, “Fusion: Bridging The Gap Between Civil Rights and Hip Hop.” During their discussion, Lyte also talks about her new song, “Dear John.”

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