GA Prosecutors Seek Indictment In The Police Shooting Of Unarmed Veteran Anthony Hill
Dekalb County District Attorney Robert James and Christopher Chestnut, the attorney for the Hill family joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss the police shooting of Anthony Hill, the grand jury process in Georgia and the charges the DA desires to file against the officer who shot Hill.
AZ Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Strip Bill Cosby Of His Presidential Medal Of Freedom
Republican Rep. Paul Gosar introduced a bill that if passed will strip Bill Cosby of his Presidential Medal of Freedom. Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now panel discuss if people are going too far in their reactions to allegations that Cosby raped and drugged more than 50 women.
Woman Forcefully Removed From Hospital By Cops Dies An Hour Later
Attorney Ben Crump joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss the shocking death of Barbara Dawson. Dawson died due to a blood clot in her lungs while being forcefully removed from the Calhoun Liberty Hospital.
Moved by the failure of a grand jury to indict Timothy Loehmann, the officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice, Maralee Bradley, the White adoptive mother of a Black son, posted an essay on her blog titled To the White Parents Of My Black Son’s Friends.
Bradley wrote the controversial piece to share the steps she has taken to ensure the safety of her Liberian son.
This weekend, TV One will premiere LisaRaye McCoy‘s directorial debut with the made-for-TV film Skinned, which tackles a very sensitive topic within the African-American community.
Skinned confronts colorism, pigmentocracy, and the outbreak of skin bleaching, as well as the use of lightening creams amongst many individuals in America and around the world.
All that and more in this edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast.