Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks with Sherrilyn Ifill, head of the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund about the Supreme Court’s ruling on Michigan’s Affirmative Action ban. Yesterday the nation’s highest court upheld Michigan’s ban on Affirmative Action in college admissions. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who recused herself from the […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin goes one on one with actress Salli Richardson Whitfield on her quest to fund the Lena Horne production on Broadway. “It’s not a lot of money. It’s $40,000 to fund the workshop that you present to the big people.” To support Salli Richardson Whitfield’s Kickstarter campaign visit https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782467956/a-lady-must-live Listen to the Tom Joyner […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin is tired of the pissing match going on between black America. “How is it that we have the ability to say, Mr. President, we love you and respect you, but when it comes to the parent plus loan we disagree with you?” Martin questions. Click inside to […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: The U.S. Army has put in place a new hair regulation and some feel as if it’s biased toward African American women. Sgt. Jasmine Nicole Jacobs of the Georgia National Guard has started a petition to combat the ruling. “I received a letter from the Congressional Black Caucus […]
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talked to Katie O’Brien about the investigative docu-series Al Jazeera America has launched on the controversial topic of immigration. “We’re trying to show viewers what’s really going on. The reality is, 5,000 people have died over the last 15 years crossing the border.” O’Brien says. Listen […]
What happens when a Pastor uses the word “hoes”? Roland Martin speaks to relationship expert Dr. Alduan Tartt to get behind the issue and starts the conversation around African Americans and sexual intimacy. “African Americans aren’t having conversations around sexual intimacy, which opens the doors for both parties to cheat,” Dr. Tartt says. So we […]
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 […]
Roland Martin speaks to Antone Gunn, former official with Health and Human Services Department to clarify whether the Affordable Care Act deadline has been extended or not. Also find out what the penalties really mean if you don’t prove you have health insurance.
Roland Martin‘s discusses the latest in the death of Georgia teen,Kendrick Johnson. The family’s attorney Ben Crump, maintains their stance that Johnson was indeed murdered when his body was found in a gym mat more than a year ago. Crump gives us intimate details inside the case, the Sheriff’s department calling the teen’s death a hoax […]