Roland Martin talks to Will Crossley, President of the Piney Woods School about the importance of education and returning to the community to give back. “We serve deserving young people from all over the country where they can focus on their preparation for life. We’ve been doing this work for 105 years,” Crossley said.
Roland Martin talks to author Gary Heyward about his debut novel Corruption Officer which is about his time at Rikers Island where he worked as a corrections officer but participated in criminal activities including prostitution, drugs and more. Listen to the Tom Joyner Morning Show 24/7! WEEKDAYS: listen continuously every 4 hours starting live Monday – Friday at 6am ET. Catch Tom Joyner’s […]
Roland Martin talks to Ebony Editor in Chief, Mitzi Miller about their investigation on race in the United States in the December issue of the magazine. On what stands out the most: “We took a look at the state of race by numbers. I don’t think there are numbers that aren’t shocking or jarring. You […]
Roland Martin talks to Senior White House Correspondent April Ryan about the reports “When the POTUS and FLOTUS leave they (Secret Service) are sometimes lax. One agent left his walkie talkie in his locker, he didn’t have his ear piece in and was on a personal phone call instead of standing at post, when the intruder […]
Roland Martin talks to Senior White House Adviser Valerie Jarrett about the huge issue of sexual assault on college campuses. “Starting a few years ago the Vice President gave very clear direction that this was an issue and we were going to hold them accountable. This campaign is not soley based on the administration being accountable. Everybody has […]
Attorney Michael Wright Talks About The Killing Of An Ohio Man Who Was Shopping In Walmart And Gunned Down By Police
Roland Martin talks to Michael Wright of the Cochran Firm about John Crawford, an Ohio man who was shopping in Walmart for a gun and was later shot and killed by police officers, after a patron called the cops out of fear. “This was an unjustified killing of John. He was doing nothing work and was shot and killed […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks to Brittany Novell of KMOV-TV about the killing of Mike Brown, the unarmed Missouri teen who was shot down by the police over the weekend. Brown was supposed to stat college on Monday won’t make it there. Instead, his family is planning his funeral after he was shot […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks to Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake about the city of Baltimore’s curfew to keep their kids safe. Her decisison however, has been met with much criticism from various groups around the city. “The curfew has been in place fore more than 20 years. What we did was updated the curfew law, […]
Roland Martin talks to senior White House Advisor to President Obama, Valerie Jarrett about the gathering of the Africa Summit in D.C. “It’s a game-changer. This is the first time we’ve had nearly 50 leaders and their delegates here. It’s an opportunity for an investment. Six of the largest companies in the world are in Africa,” Jarrett says. […]
Roland Martin talks with NABJ president, Bob Butler about the NABJ NAHJ joint convention in 2016. Is it time for a Black and Brown coalition to demand a larger part of the pie as it relates to media contracts and new media endeavors? All that and more in this special edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast.