Quantcast

NOW AVAILABLE: THE FIRST



NFL

Blackward Thinking: Forget Who’s “Black Enough,” It’s Time To Address The Big Black Elephant In The Room

Blackward Thinking: Forget Who’s “Black Enough,” It’s Time To Address The Big Black Elephant In The Room

Forget who’s “black enough,” it’s time to address the big black elephant in the room — and acknowledge what we really mean when we talk about the NFL, violence and race. by Carl Banks On Wednesday, a report surfaced that a rift has developed inside the defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks’ locker room — purportedly due to a certain […]

Roland Martin Calls Out The Media For Highlighting Certain Domestic Violence Cases (VIDEO)

Roland Martin Calls Out The Media For Highlighting Certain Domestic Violence Cases (VIDEO)

While instances of NFL players being charged with domestic violence has recently dominated the news, the media has been relatively silent about the Hope Solo domestic violence case. Roland Martin, Matt Voder, Stephen Cohen and Kate Fagan appeared on ESPN’s “Outside The Lines” to discuss the Solo case and if there is a double standard […]

Roland Martin On OTL: America Has A Domestic Violence Problem (VIDEO)

Roland Martin On OTL: America Has A Domestic Violence Problem (VIDEO)

Roland Martin, Matt Voder, Stephen Cohen and Kate Fagan appeared on ESPN’s “Outside The Lines” to discuss the Solo case and if there is a double standard at play when it comes to instances of domestic violence amongst male and female athletes. Roland Martin explains that people from all walks of life, including federal judges […]

NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: NFL Social Responsibility Panel Rebuked For Lack Of Diversity

NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: NFL Social Responsibility Panel Rebuked For Lack Of Diversity

The NFL’s most recent move to quiet its critics has lead to another controversy. The league announced it had hired four women to head up their social responsibility team. The selection of the team, currently comprised of four white women, has caused many in the African-American community to become even more outraged at how the NFL is handling the […]

Black Women’s Roundtable Blasts Lack Of Black Women On NFL’s Social Responsibility Team

Black Women’s Roundtable Blasts Lack Of Black Women On NFL’s Social Responsibility Team

From the Black Women’s Roundtable Dear Mr. Goodell, We, the undersigned members of the Black Women’s Roundtable, an intergenerational network of women leaders representing Black women and girls from across the country are writing to request an emergency meeting with you to share our deep concern and outrage about the plethora of domestic violence cases that […]

NewsOne Now Video Podcast: Determining The Difference Between Disciplining A Child And Child Abuse

NewsOne Now Video Podcast: Determining The Difference Between Disciplining A Child And Child Abuse

Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel (Malik Husser, Kim Brown and Paris Dennard) discuss the Adrian Peterson child abuse case and how far is too far when disciplining your child. Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Video Podcast on iTunes Listen to today’s entire show, subscribe on iTunes! Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m. EST and watch at 9 a.m. EST on […]

NewsOne Now Video Podcast: Time To Take Violence Against Black Women Seriously

NewsOne Now Video Podcast: Time To Take Violence Against Black Women Seriously

Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel discuss the Ray Rice domestic violence incident. Until the video of Ray Rice hitting his them-fiancé in the face surfaced, many did not take the domestic violence incident seriously. Now that the video is being circulated in the media, a new level of outrage has sprung up. Did we have […]

NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Do We Take Domestic Violence Seriously?

NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Do We Take Domestic Violence Seriously?

Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel (Jarvis Stewart, Christy Winters-Scott and Mike Muse) discuss the Ray Rice domestic violence incident. Until the video of Ray Rice hitting his them-fiancé in the face surfaced, many did not take the domestic violence incident seriously. Now that the video is being circulated in the media, a new level of outrage has sprung up. […]

Report: Rice Video Was Sent To NFL

Report: Rice Video Was Sent To NFL

  Source: ESPN ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancée to an NFL executive five months ago, while league executives have insisted they didn’t see the violent images until this week. The official played The Associated Press a 12-second voicemail from an NFL […]

Baltimore Ravens Terminate Ray Rice’s Contract

Baltimore Ravens Terminate Ray Rice’s Contract

Source: ESPN The Baltimore Ravens terminated running back Ray Rice’s contract on Monday, hours after TMZ Sports released a video showing him punching his then-fiancée in the face in an Atlantic City hotel elevator in February. The team had no other comment in its statement announcing Rice’s release. Rice’s assault on Janay Palmer, who he married in March, drew a two-game […]

WP-Backgrounds Lite by InoPlugs Web Design and Juwelier Schönmann 1010 Wien