Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: SOTU Recap, The Labor Movement Confronts Race, The Pimping Of Taxpayer Dollars For NFL Stadiums


In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Martin recaps President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address, highlighting the most poignant moments of Mr. Obama’s speech.

Conservative American political commentator, Lenny McAllister shared his views of Pres. Obama’s last State of the Union address.

Listen to live coverage of Secretary of State John Kerry’s comments  following the COP21 United Nations conference detailing Iran releasing 10 American soldiers.

Unions address racism within their ranks amid their dependence on minority voters. Listen to portions of the AFLCIO’s conference call tackling how the labor movement is confronting the issue of race.

The Rams are leaving St. Louis after NFL owners vote in favor of bringing pro-football back to Los Angeles. St. Louis Alderman Antonio French reacts to the NFL franchise leaving and discusses the millions of dollars of public subsidies offered to keep the Rams in St. Louis. Plus, French details the amount of money Rams’ ownership wanted the city to spend on stadium upgrades.

Fox Sports’ Jason Whitlock and sports writer Roger B. Brown join the conversation to share their views on corporate welfare being used to bilk taxpayers of millions to build stadiums and keep professional sports in cities.

All that and more in this edition of “The Roland Martin Show” Audio Podcast.

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