On Tuesday, Roland Martin explained during his commentary on “NewsOne Now” that everyone has a part to play in our fight for social justice and change. Martin stated we need everyone involved in the movement, young and old. We can’t afford to leave anyone out of the fight because everybody has something to bring to the table. Subscribe […]
NewsOne Now Video Podcast: ALL Hands On Deck, We Need Everyone Involved In The MovementIn the midst of the fight for justice for Michael Brown, John Crawford, Eric Garner and others, young activists are calling for older more established voices to step aside. Elders in the movement say they still have a voice and a role to play in the struggle for social justice. While this battle is going on between millennials and elders, African Americans of all ages are being marginalized, disenfranchised and in many cases murdered.
Have you noticed there is a double standard when a female teacher sleeps with students verses a male teacher sleeping with students? When a male teacher sleeps with a female student there is outrage, but when a female teacher sleeps with a male student there is a totally different reaction. Roland Martin takes your calls […]
In the midst of the fight for justice for Michael Brown, John Crawford, Eric Garner and others, young activists are calling for older more established voices to step aside. Elders in the movement say they still have a voice and a role to play in the struggle for social justice. While this battle is going on between millennials and elders, […]
Are we prepared to do what is necessary to drive an agenda for our community, combat social injustice and impact change? Are we waiting for someone to lead us, for another conversation about the issues or is it time to act and start doing the work? Roland Martin takes your calls during the radio portion of […]
Source: Dareh Gregorian / New York Daily News The ex-husband of R&B singer Melba Moore was convicted of running a multi-million dollar investment scam on Friday. Charles Huggins, 68, of Edgewater, NJ, faces up to 40 years in prison when he’s sentenced in January. Prosecutors had charged that between 2008 and 2011, Huggins conned dozens of […]
Week 42: Gear Up, Don’t Give Up! Dear Friend, There’s often a point as you are moving towards your vision when things just get hard. You get tired. The road is longer than you expected it to be, and you wonder if things will ever come together. And to be honest, you feel like giving up. […]
NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: What Is The One Thing You’ve Always Wanted To Do, But Were Too Afraid To Do It?
What is one thing you’ve always wanted and desired to do, but have been afraid to do it? Why have a bucket list? Why not just do it? Why not just plan that trip or learn to play the piano or get that pilot’s license? What is holding you back? Roland Martin takes your calls […]
Kenrick “Ice” McDonald, the first Black president of The Society of American Magicians joined Roland Martin Friday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the so-called “dark arts.” McDonald, a Christian, explained during his appearance on “NewsOne Now” that being an African American magician is a little hard because people in the Black community think “its a little dark,” but […]
Roland Martin appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe to discuss Leon Panetta’s new tell all book, “Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace.” By writing “Worthy Fights” and releasing it at this time, Martin called Panetta’s actions shameful and disgraceful. Martin went on to say Panetta has dishonored the troops, dishonored the presidency […]
Roland Martin appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe to discuss Jeremy Peters’ New York Times op-ed, “GOP’s Campaigns Have Recurring Theme: Be Afraid.” The Times’ opinion piece highlights Republicans continuous use of fear when attacking President Barack Obama and Democrats. As the 2014 midterm elections near, is this all that the GOP has to sway votes […]