Civil Rights 2.0: NAACP President Talks Young Activists In The Social Justice Movement & Criminal Justice Reform Host of NewsOne Now, Roland Martin, talked with Cornell W. Books, President and CEO of the NAACP, from the floor of this year’s annual convention about how the recent youth movement is powering the Civil Rights Movement. Brooks also discussed the […]
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The President will outline the unfairness in much of our criminal justice system, highlight bipartisan ideas for reform, and lay out his own ideas to make our justice system fairer, smarter, and more cost-effective while keeping the American people safe and secure.
Former professional tennis player Zina Garrison joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss the controversy surrounding attacks on Serena Williams for her physique and claims she used steroids. Garrison told Martin she believes the allegations that Williams used steroids are “absolutely ridiculous.” She said the Women’s Tennis Association has one of the strongest, if […]
Historic Mt. Zion AME Church Gutted By Fire For The Second Time In Twenty Years Mt. Zion AME Church in Greeleyville, South Carolina erupted in flames late Tuesday, becoming the seventh to burn in the past 10 days in an increasingly troubling list of fires at Black houses of worship across the South. On Wednesday, […]
NewsOne Now’s Wildin’ Out Wednesday spills over to the Roland Martin Show! Comedians Tony Woodz, Niki Moore and Cletus Kassady discuss President Barack Obama changing rules and doing whatever he wants in his lasts years in office. They also weigh in infidelity and how men and women deal with issues of the heart differently. Donald Trump gets dropped […]
During a special live broadcast of TV One’s NewsOne Now with Roland Martin, President Barack Obama eulogized Rev. Clementa Pinckney who was killed during the Emanuel AME Church massacre. The horrific event left he and eight other members of “Mother” Emanuel dead. During the eulogy Pres. Obama spoke about racism, gun control and memorialized the innocent […]
Will Pres. Barack Obama Call On Congress To Act On Criminal Justice Reform? A number of Republicans across the nation are supporting criminal justice reform. Is it time for President Barack Obama to call on Congress to act on criminal justice reform. Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now Straight Talk panel discuss the possibilities of […]
Pres. Obama Limits The Transfer Of Military Hardware To Police The Obama administration announced plans on Monday to restrict police use of military gear in an effort to ease tensions between officers in some communities in the aftermath of Ferguson, Missouri. Mayor Dana Redd joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss President Barack Obama’s announcement […]
President Barack Obama announced the end to a federal program that supplies local police departments with surplus military gear, saying it alienates the public.
Josh Levs, author of “All In: How Our Work-First Culture Fails Dads, Families & Businesses – And How We Can Fix It Together” talks about fatherhood and the misconceptions about African American fathers. Roland Martin discusses issues within the family court system and its treatment of fathers. President Barack Obama sat down at Georgetown University […]