Author and musician Daryl Davis shared his story of converting active Ku Klux Klan members and pulling them out of the racist group Thursday on “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin. According to Davis, the members of the Klan that quit gave him their robes. Davis also detailed an instance when an Imperial Wizard quit and the group he […]
The New Orleans Recovery School District will soon have converted all of the schools under their jurisdiction over to charter schools. Patrick Dobard, superintendent of the Louisiana Recovery School District and education advocate Karren Harper Royal joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to talk about school choice and the future of the public system in New Orleans. […]
Financial guru Deborah Owens joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to outline the three major financial pitfalls that prevent most Americans from building wealth. Here’s a hint: they all have to do with living beyond your means. According to reports, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the prisoner of war was released back into the custody of the U.S. […]
Kristal High from Politic365.com, economist and author Julianne Malveaux and political strategist Angela Rye joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to share their memories and experiences with Maya Angelou. The panel focused on Angelou as a feminist who inspired countless black women. Roland talked with Flex and Shanice about their new reality TV show on OWN “Flex & Shanice: […]
NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: 05.27.14: A Real Conversation On Race, Nicke & Dime Your Way To Retirement
Roland Martin talked with Yale Professor David W. Blight about the origins of Memorial Day. Did you know that the holiday was created by former slaves in Charleston, S.C.? Corey Dade, Monica Hairston Cost and Tim Wise joined “NewsOne Now” host Roland Martin to tackle Cuban’s controversial comments on race and to ask the question, […]
NewsOne Now Audio Podcast 05.23.14: Media Diversity Takes Another Hit, Lupus Awareness, BBQ Perfection
Diversity in the media takes another major blow as NPR cancels “Tell Me More” with Michel Martin. The “NewsOne Now” panel – NPR’s Vice President for Newsroom Diversity Keith Woods, Richard Prince of the Maynard Institute and Allison Davis, a founding member of the National Association of Black Journalists – took on the topic, along […]
Source: Rodney Ho / Access Atlanta Roland Martin, on the payroll at Atlanta-based CNN as a pundit for six years until last year, never got his own show on the network, which he found naturally frustrating. (He was in Atlanta recently for a forum about education held at the Georgia Aquarium and I spent some time […]
Comedians Bill Bellamy and Ali Siddiq stop by NewsOne Now and mix it up with Roland Martin. Today’s topics include conservative folk hero Cliven Bundy’s comments on African-Americans, the impact of over a hundred of years of discrimination on Blacks’ economic gains and a preview of Taraji P. Henson’s new film ‘From the Rough.’ Watch NewsOne […]
Dr. Ben Carson explained his controversial comments regarding the Affordable Care Act and slavery during his exclusive interview with Roland S. Martin on TV One’s NewsOne Now.
Dr. Ben Carson, sat down with Roland Martin for an exclusive interview on TV One’s NewsOne now to discuss an his controversial comments, views and political aspirations. During this segment of NewsOne Now, Dr. Carson explains that he is not anti Barack Obama, he is not excited about all of the President’s policies.