Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Ben Affleck Tries To Hide His Slave-Owning Ancestor’s Past


Lauren Victoria Burke, Managing Editor of sits in for Roland Martin in this edition of The Roland Martin Show. Burke talks with Dr. Jason Johnson about the upcoming 2016 Presidential election and Ben Affleck trying to hide his slave-owning ancestor’s past.

Burke talks about the financial issues HBCUs are having, problems surrounding Parent PLUS Loans and how the Obama Administration has handled the situation.

Burke also talks about the increasing accounts and cases of police brutality against African American males.

Chris Johnson joins the conversation to talk about the dust up between Dr. Cornel West and Michael Eric Dyson and if the perceived controversy really useful in this current day and time. Shouldn’t we be focused on something more important.

All that and more in this edition of “The Roland Martin Show” Audio Podcast brought to you by the Empowerment Radio Network.

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