by Jason Whitlock ESPN Let’s start here: Based on his controversial, allegedly racially insensitive internal email, Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson has far more in common with the writer of this column than disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Maybe Levenson has some documented, Sterling-like history of racial discrimination that has yet to be revealed. Maybe Levenson swiftly […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks to ESPN’s Jason Whitlock about newly drafted NFLer Michael Sam’s new docu-series on the Oprah Winfrey Network. “I think that his priorities are clearly wrong. He comes from a difficult background and family situations and he’s being manipulated by his handlers,” Whitlock said. RELATED: Jason Whitlock: Sam Could Gain More […]
by Jason Whitlock ESPN Columnist I say this as a supporter of Michael Sam, I say it as a reformed homophobe, I say it as someone who believes the equality of black and brown people is connected to the equality and freedom granted to gays and lesbians: Michael Sam’s decision to do a “documentary series” — […]
by Jason Whitlock ESPN Columnist For those of us who prefer our billionaire bigots free of sheets and hoods and deceptive words, Donald Sterling’s Anderson Cooper interview was a rare treat. The disgraced NBA owner made no real attempt to conceal his feelings of superiority. In his trial by combat, Sterling eschewed the help of […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks with ESPN columnist Jason Whitlock and Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson about NBA Commissioner Adam Silver’s decision to ban Donald Sterling for life and plans to force a sale of the L.A. Clippers. RELATED: Jason Whitlock: Removing Sterling Will Not Fix The Systemic Racism That Gave Birth […]
by Jason Whitlock ESPN Columnist In our zeal to appear righteous or courageous or free of bigotry, a ratings-pleasing mob hell-bent on revenge turned Donald T. Sterling — a victim of privacy invasion and white supremacy — from villain to martyr. In a society filled with impurities, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers committed the crime […]
Roland Martin is back with ESPN’s Jason Whitlock and Kevin Blackistone and it’s all about Kobe Bryant‘s controversial comments in regards to Trayvon Martin and race. Listen for more!
ESPN’s Jason Whitlock And Kevin Blackistone Discuss NLRB Ruling Allowing Northwestern Football Players To Unionize
Roland Martin discusses the National Labor Relations Board Director’s ruling that Northwestern can unionize its football team with ESPN’s Jason Whitlock and Kevin Blackistone. “This is not about salaries. What these players are talking about is workers compensation and protection of scholarships should they get hurt and healthcare down the line,” says Blackistone. Jason Whitlock continued with, “we’ll no […]
by Roland S. Martin Editor-in-chief RolandMartinReports.com Host and Managing Editor of TV One’s NewsOne Now Enough! I’m sick and tired of black folks coming up with the most asinine, silly, nonsensical, pathetic, grossly unintelligent and shameful defenses of us using the N-word. Ending in “A” isn’t the same as “ER.” Please, shut up. Calling the […]
PTI’s Michael Wilbon joins Jason Whitlock to discuss the N-word, the role it played in their lives growing up, why Michael still uses the word and what it means to them.