• In an interview with NBC’s Lester Holt, President Trump called ousted FBI Director James Comey a “showboat” and a “grandstander” and contradicted his own staff’s account of how his firing went down.
• Former Florida Congresswomen Corrine Brown was found guilty of more than a dozen counts in her federal corruption trial.
• Trump signs an executive order to create a commission to stop alleged voter fraud, but some say this move will justify voter suppression.
• Civil rights activist, Rev. William Barber will be stepping down after 11 years as the president of the North Carolina NAACP.
Barber will take on a leadership role with the new “Poor People’s Campaign Call For A National Moral Revival.”
• This week a coalition of organizations that include Black Lives Matter and the Color of Change are mobilizing their resources for what they are calling “National Mamas Bailout Day.”
All that and more in this edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast