Source: Eric Deggans / Daily Download.com It‘s easy to sound like a broken record when you’re talking about the lack of diversity among major cable TV news anchors. Critic and columnist Rachel Sklar wrote about it back in 2010, with a trenchant piece for the Daily Beast called “The Unbearable Whiteness of Cable” around the [...]
LISTEN: Roland Martin Talks With Eric Deggans About The State Of The Media; African American News Consumption
Roland Martin talks with journalist Eric Deggans about the state of the media, how black people watch the news and a recent study that found that people are watching less news. Read the full report here.
LISTEN: Will Aretha Franklin Crown The Next American Idol? Plus, Kathie Lee's Comments About The Queen Of Soul
Roland Martin talks with media critic Eric Deggans from the Tampa Bay Times about the possibility of Aretha Franklin becoming one of the judges on American Idol. Plus, Kathie Lee Gifford’s comments about the Queen of Soul being a judge on American Idol. Subscribe to the Roland S. Martin Daily Podcast via iTunes.
WASHINGTON WATCH: Media Critic Eric Deggans On The Struggle To Gain Racial Diversity On Primetime Television (VIDEO)
Roland Martin talks to Eric Deggans media critic about the slow progress of reaching racial diversity on primetime television.
THIS WEEK On Washington Watch: BET Co-Founder Sheila Johnson, Rodney Green, Andre Halston, The Marissa Alexander Mandatory Minimum Sentence Of 20 Years, Eric Deggans
BLACK ENTREPRENEUR SHEILA JOHNSON, RAOUL JENKINS AND LINCOLN ALEXANDER, FAMILY OF MARISSA ALEXANDER, WHO IS SERVING A PRISON TERM AFTER FAILED “STAND YOUR GROUND” DEFENSE AGAINST ABUSIVE HUSBAND, ARE AMONG THE GUESTS ON A SPECIAL EDITION OF WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN ON MAY 20 – Special Black Power edition explores how black wealth and [...]
Roland Martin, Eric Deggans Discuss Oprah Winfrey Asking Nielsen Box Owners To Watch The OWN Network
Roland Martin talks with TV/media critic Eric Deggans about Oprah Winfrey asking Nielsen box owners to watch the OWN network via Twitter.