NAACP Chair Reacts To Pres. Obama’s Criminal Justice Reform Speech Roslyn Brock, Chairman of the NAACP, spoke with NewsOne Now host Roland Martin immediately following President Barack Obama’s keynote address at the NAACP National Convention yesterday, and shared her thoughts about Mr. Obama’s comments on criminal justice reform. When asked if the nation will see comprehensive […]
NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: The ‘Dangerous’ Denial Of The True History Of The Confederacy & Confederate Flag
The ‘Dangerous’ Denial Of The True History Of The Confederacy, Confederate Flag, Racism, & America There are many Americans in this day and age that have no clue about history, nor do they understand the realities that have shaped American history. Some of these individuals, even as the Confederate flag was being removed from the South Carolina […]
President Barack Obama announced the end to a federal program that supplies local police departments with surplus military gear, saying it alienates the public.
The stepfather of Freddie Gray says the family is satisfied with prosecutors charging six police officers involved in Gray’s arrest. (May 1)
Hundreds of volunteers are cleaning up the wreckage after riots broke out in Baltimore on Monday, just hours after a funeral for Freddie Gray, who died of a mysterious spinal injury while he was in police custody. (April 28)
Roland Martin appeared on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” to analyze President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address and the multiple Republican responses. Two of the night’s most notable GOP responses came from Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst and Texas’ Sen. Ted Cruz. Watch the video to see what made their responses so memorable.
On MSNBC Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, Roland Martin Talk VH1’s Ratchet New Reality Show Sorority Sisters (VIDEO)
Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now,” appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe to discuss advertisers pulling their ads from VH1’s Sorority Sisters. The often times heated conversation pitted Martin against Brzezinski in a debate of the viewers changing the channel if they did not like certain programs or pushing for the trashy reality show to be […]
Roland Martin appeared on the Dr. Phil show to discuss police brutality and issues of race in America. During this segment of the show, Dr. Phil highlights the story of 20-year-old Dillon Taylor, who was unarmed and was gunned down by police officers after 911 callers claimed he had a gun in his waistband. Martin […]
Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now,” Michael Brown’s pastor, Carlton Lee, legal analyst Sunny Hostin and former police detective Mike Brooks appeared on the Dr. Phil Show to discuss the Ferguson grand jury proceedings, Mike Brown’s encounter with Officer Darren Wilson as well as race issues in America.
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: Is Pres. Obama's Use Of An Executive Order On Immigration A Good Move? (VIDEO)
On Thursday, November 20th, 2014 President Obama will unveil his plan for immigration. Roland Martin appeared on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” to discuss President Obama using an executive order to institute immigration reform. Martin told Joe Scarborough the White House “is going to actually make the case beyond simply his [Obama] address and it throws into […]