Detroit is in the middle of a water crisis that has captured the nation’s attention. Thousands of Detroit residents may have their water turned off over past due balances. Demeeko Williams, Curtrise Garner and Veronica Joice debated this highly contested topic on “NewsOne Now.” Listen to their entire conversation below. Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Video Podcast on iTunes Listen […]
NewsOne Now Video Podcast: Celebrating Black Music Month“NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin celebrates Black Music Month with exclusive interviews from the set of the James Brown biopic Get On Up. Chadwick Boesman, Aleo Blacc, and Octavia Spencer discuss the highly anticipated movie chronicling the life of the Godfather of Soul.
Roland Martin caught up with Charlie Wilson during this year’s “Essence Fest.” Uncle Charlie broke down the secret to his success in the music business on the “NewsOne Now” Essence Special. Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Video Podcast on iTunes Listen to today’s entire show, subscribe on iTunes! Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m. EST […]
Check out interviews with KEM, “Essence” Editor-in-Chief, Vanessa K. Bush, R&B Divas, Preachers of LA, Charlie Wilson, and James Fortune. Plus, listen to Dr. Steve Perry, Karen Carter Peterson and John Hope Bryant break down the eduction crisis in the African American community. All that and more in this special edition of the NewsOne Now […]
What must the African American community do to control our own destiny? How should we as a community organize and then mobilize to improve our condition in America? Roland Martin takes your calls in this edition of the “NewsOne Now” Audio Podcast. All that and more in this edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast.
Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks to Attorney Willie Gary about the $23.6B winning lawsuit the Florida woman he represented won, in a suit against R.J. Reynolds, one of the largest tobacco companies in the world. “We were blessed. They had so many more lawyers than we did but we refused to be afraid. […]
Source: Jake Miller / CBS News Democrats shouldn’t be so quick to discount Republican calls to impeach President Obama, a top aide to the president said Friday, warning that House Republicans may be more eager to act on the threat of impeachment than people realize. “I think a lot of people in this town laugh that […]
Source: Joan Walsh / Salon.com UNCF’s decision to accept Koch funding was controversial even before AFSCME severed ties with the organization and some African-Americans have raised questions similar to Lee Saunders. On NewsOneNow, Roland Martin hosted a discussion on the Kochs’ donation last month that turned into a polite but sharp debate between Lomax and progressive economist […]
Source: Robert Allen / Detroit Free Press Detroiters without running water have a special delivery coming Thursday from Canada, if it can get past the border guards. Eight cars, adorned with Canadian flags, will be loaded with 1,000 liters (about 264 gallons) of Canadian tap water in a convoy through the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel, said Sujata Dey of the […]
Aruba “Tommy” Bennett and Ebony Steele joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” for “WTH?! Thusday” to break down all of this week’s craziest stories. This week’s list includes the story of A woman shot her lover for bad sex? Check out all of this week’s craziest stories on WTH?! Thursday on “NewsOne Now.” All that […]
Source: Yamiche Alcindor / USA Today Michael Phillips had long ago given up trying to clear his name. At 57, he was a registered sex offender, living in a nursing home, wheelchair-bound from severe sickle cell anemia. Then in May, two police officers delivered news that Phillips says only God could have ordained: Dallas County, Texas, prosecutors […]