In this edition of The Roland Martin Show, Roland Martin kicks things off discussing the importance of taking a vacation, revitalizing yourself and why Americans are afraid to use their vacation days.
According to Project: Time Off, Americans wasted 658 million vacation days in 2015.
Valorie Burton, bestselling author, speaker, and life coach spoke with Martin during the day’s broadcast about why a considerable percentage of the American population is burnt out. Burton explained, “taking the time away from work actually makes you better at work.”
During the second hour of The Roland Martin Show, Martin addressed the scathing Department of Justice report on the discriminatory practices of the Baltimore Police Department. Listen to portions of the press conference where the Department of Justice announced their findings.
Why are folks hating on Gabby Douglas and criticizing the Olympic Gold Medalist about her hair? Martin called the despicable attacks on Douglas“Black self-hatred.”
The host of The Roland Martin Show said, “The girl is trying to win a damn gold medal and you know what … it’s a whole bunch of people who are sitting on the sidelines, not on the medal stand who would have loved to have Gabriel Douglas’ hair as well as her talent.”
All that and more in this special edition of “The Roland Martin Show” Audio Podcast.