NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: #DanielHoltzclaw Sentenced, EPA Official Resigns Amid #FlintWaterCrisis, Deja Vu? Rev. Jackson Talks #OscarsSoWhite & Boycott He Led 20Yrs Ago


Disgraced Ex-Cop Daniel Holtzclaw Sentenced To 263 Years In Prison For Sex Crimes Against Black Women

Rapist ex-cop Daniel Holtzclaw was sentenced to 263 consecutive years in prison for sexual assaults against Black women.

Attorney Damario Solomon and the Final Call’s Charlene Muhammad joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss Holtzclaw’s sentencing and the defense’s last minute petition to get a new trial.

Top EPA Official Resigns Amid #FlintWaterCrisis, Water Experts Warnings Went Unheard

Susan Hedman, the EPA’s top official in the midwest has resigned amid the Flint water crisis.

Amy Pruden, PhD., Principal Investigator for the Flint Water Study joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss the crisis and the warnings issued prior to the man-made disaster being exposed to the national media.

Deja Vu? Rev. Jesse Jackson Talks #OscarsSoWhite & Protest He Led Against The Academy 20 Years Ago

Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. spoke with Roland Martin about the Oscars So White protest movement that seems to be gaining steam and applying pressure on The Academy.

Twenty years ago Rev. Jackson led a boycott of the Oscars for virtually the same reasons why #OscarsSoWhite has risen to prominence in our current social discourse.

Roland Martin: #OscarsSoWhite Is About “Jobs And Millions And Billions Of Dollars”

Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now panel discuss the economic implications of a non-inclusive Hollywood that virtually locks out  minorities from opportunities  and wealth creation.

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

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