Entertainment mogul Russell Simmons discusses his decision to blast Donald Trump for his hateful proposal calling for the ban on all Muslim travel in the United States.
In a scathing letter critiquing the GOP presidential candidate, Simons tells Trump to “stop the bullsh*t.” –
Before Simmons’ one-on-one interview with Roland Martin, protesters in Chicago ramp up their calls for Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s resignation. State Rep. LaShawn Ford has filed legislation which would provide a mechanism for recalling the mayor and joined Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss his proposed bill.
The Supreme Court reviews the University of Texas Affirmative Action case and Justice Antonin Scalia has voiced his opinion that some colleges “are too advanced for” minority students.
Sherilynn Ifill, President of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund joins us to discuss the legal ramifications of the High Court’s upcoming ruling and Scalia’s derogatory remarks against African American college students.
President Barack Obama remarks on the 150th Anniversary of the abolishment of slavery.
It’s WTH?! Thursday on NewsOne Now, and we’re breaking down all of the insane stories trending in this week’s news.
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