Actor and activist Harry Belafonte has been on the front lines in the fight for social justice for decades, and has battled alongside the likes of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Nelson Mandela. Today, he is inspiring a new generation of activists.
Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, recently sat down with Belafonte and criminal justice activist Carmen Perez for an exclusive interview to discuss his upcoming music and arts festival, Many Rivers to Cross. During Martin’s exclusive interview with Belafonte, the icon discussed social justice, Colin Kaepernick’s National Anthem protest, Nate Parker’s rape scandal, and voiced his opinions on the legacy of President Barack Obama.
All that and more in this edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast
“We have an incoming American president who loves to talk about make America great again and put America first, yet he does not put America first when it comes...