President Obama on Saturday dedicated his keynote speech at the Phoenix Awards — a banquet to culminate the 45th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference — to the sacrifices Black women have historically made to advance this great nation, even without much recognition.
Mother Of Sandra Bland: I Will Not Stop Until We Find Out What Happened To Her
During the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s 45th Annual Legislative Conference, Roland Martin host of TV One’s NewsOne Now spoke with Sandra Bland’s mother, Geneva Reed-Veal about her daughter’s passing and her desire to keep Sandra Bland’s memory alive.
Ben Carson Believes A Muslim Should Not Be Elected President Of The United States
Roland Martin talks with Rep. Andre Carson about GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson‘s controversial comments about a Muslim being elected President.
The Power Of The Sister Vote
If you look at the polling results from 2008 and 2012 presidential elections, Black women comprise the most powerful voting block in America.
With that in mind, Essence Magazine and the Black Women’s Roundtable teamed up to conduct The Power of the Sister Vote Poll to find out the what African American women want presidential candidates to focus on during the 2016 election.
All that and more in this edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast