Roland Martin talks to Rev. Jesse Jackson and current NAACP chair Roslyn Brock about the death of civil rights activist Julian Bond. “Chairman Bond was his normal self at our convention. He fell ill on vacation. He would fight to the end. Even walking around the convention hall, his voice and his passion was […]
‘The Only Proof That They’re Offering Is That They’ve Been In His Company’ – Bill Cosby’s Lawyer Monique Pressley Tell All
Roland Martin talks to Bill Cosby‘s lawyer Monique Pressley about the allegations against the famed comedian/actor in where over 30 women are alleging that Cosby sexually assaulted them. So where does the case stands now? Read the transcript of the interview below: ROLAND MARTIN: Tom, it’s been a crazy last couple of weeks. Ever since the […]
Roland Martin talks to former Dallas County Prosecutor Yodit Tewolde, about the latest in the case of Sandra Bland, the Illinois woman who was found dead in a Texas jail after being arrested for a traffic violation. New dashcam video shows that the state trooper, now identified asBrian Encinia, saw Bland pulling out of […]
Sandra Bland’s Family Spokesperson & Attorney Share Timeline, Details Of Events Leading To Her Death
Sandra Bland was on her way to a new job at her alma mater Prairie View A&M when she was arrested during a routine traffic stop for changing lanes without signaling. Two days later, while still in police custody, she was found dead, reportedly from hanging herself. The family and an outraged public have questioned […]
ESPN’s Cari Champion joins Roland Martin on the Tom Joyner Morning Show to discuss the discrimination Serena Williams faces over her race and body.
Roland Martin talks to Monique Pressley, a D.C. lawyer about the fallout surrounding Bill Cosby since reports were made public that he admitted to using drugs to have sex with young women in 2005. “I’m not sure what the women are expecting. It doesn’t really move the ball that much. What he said 40 years […]
Roland Martin and Pastor Jamal Bryant discuss the six different black churches that have been involved in different fire related incidents including a confirmed arson.
Roland Martin talks about the nationwide removal of the confederate flags in the midst of the South Carolina massacre last week. “I’m not satisfied that a flag might com down. I’m not going to force you to have courage only because nine people were gunned down in a church, Forgive me if I’m not satisfied. I […]
Roland Martin and Bishop Harry Jackson discuss what needs to happen for the South Carolina Confederate flag to be removed from atop the capitol dome.
The massacre of 9 people in a Charleston church has shocked a nation and particularly Black Americans who have been reeling from a variety of racially motivated incidents already. South Carolina Congressman Jim Clyburn was one of the people stunned by the deadly shooting of nine people in a South Carolina church, founded by Denmark Vesey. Vesey was […]