Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Beyonce’s Black Panther Tribute & Why The BPP Was Founded


In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Martin discusses the controversy surrounding Beyonce’s Formation performance during the  Super Bowl 50 halftime show in tribute to the women of the Black Panther Party and the true history behind why the BPP was founded in 1966.

Martin debunks former Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani and Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke’s critique of Beyonce’s performance and deals with those who feel the Super Bowl halftime show was the wrong venue to make a political statement.

Black History Moment: Listen to portions of Stokely Carmichael’s “Black Power” speech from the Say It Plain: Great African American Oratory podcast provided by American RadioWorks.

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

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