Roland Martin

Autumn-Joi Live with the very vocal Roland Martin , during this government shutdown, which is going on a month now.  Autumn-Joi  ask for his opinion on the almost a month of people not having their jobs. Roland says, “Donald Trump at the end of the day , he campaigned on this wall ; he wants to […]

John Legend joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now last week to discuss his criminal justice reform campaign, #FreeAmerica.

2/22/17- Roland Martin talks to Donna Brazile about the selection of the new committee members in the Democratic party. “It was a crucial moment in the party. The DNC was a victim of a cyber crime. We now know it was the Russians. What disturbed many of us is that what we found in the DNC […]

2/20/17- Roland Martin talks to Monique Pressley about the lawsuit against Marilyn Mosby by the Baltimore officers that were linked to the death of the Freddie Gray. “What they are saying in this civil lawsuit is that her filing…they were defamed, it was malicious. This is a chilling effect for the one Prosecutor out of how […]

2/15/17- Roland Martin talks to Congressman Benny Thompson about the resignation of former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. “Why in the world woud we play footsie with an enemy? But when you have a President that says he has more sense than anyone in Intelligence, you’ll know why. We need an independent investigation to get to […]

2/13/17- Roland Martin talks to Jeffrey Osborne about the life and legacy of  7-time Grammy award winning Jazz artists, Al Jarreau. “I was shocked. We worked together a lot. I loved Al. He has to be one of the most unique voices. He was a vocal percussionist. He was a great person and a great […]

2/8/17- Roland Martin talks to Ohio Congressman Tim Ryan about rebuilding the Democratic party now that Donald Trump is President. “We’ve become a coastal party. Our base, comes from the Coast. We need to start talking about working class people and provide an opportunity for them. We need to have a robust economic message and […]

2/1/17-Roland Martin talks to Sherrilyn Ifill, President & Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund about Donald Trump appointing Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court. “He’s in the mold of Justice socilia 2,0. we all know who he was and where he stood. He was against affirmative action and said AA needed to be on a lower […]

Fallout over Trump's proposed border wall leads to questions over who will finance it: Mexico or the American people?

Could peaceful protests like the Women's March held in Washington, D.C. become a crime?

Efforts to stall the confirmation of Senator Jeff Sessions as the next U.S. Attorney General appear to be working. As a result of the protests against Sessions at various sites around the country and the massive Women’s March, the Sessions confirmation vote by a full committee has been postponed until next week. Cornell W. Brooks, president […]

Donald Trump says he will order a major investigation into his bogus charges of voter fraud.