Roland Martin

SILVER SPRING, MD) – May 11, 2021 – TV One is partnering with an illustrious group of sponsors to support the URBAN ONE HONORS tribute special, which heralds the accomplishments of African American women. The special will air on TV One on Sunday, May 16, 2021, at 9 p.m. ET/8C and simulcast for the first […]

Bishop T.D. Jakes leads the congregation in prayer TBR — Landover, MD (January 6, 2018) — With 2018 just over a week old, many Pastors, Ministers, Evangelists and leaders decided to spend their first Saturday of the year in attendance with Bishop T.D. Jakes Leadership Master Class at First Baptist Church of Glenarden, Upper Marlboro, […]

TV One congratulates its 6 nominees for the 49th NAACP Image Awards, announced today by NAACP. When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story received two nominations in the categories of “Outstanding Television Movie, Limited – Series or Dramatic Special” and “Outstanding Writing in a Television Movie or Special.” Both News One Now and Unsung are nominated in the category of “Outstanding News/Information (Series or Special)”.  TV One’s reality […]

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

3/1/17- Roland Martin talks to Omarosa Manigault and Howard University’s Dr. Greg Carr about the HBCU executive order, Pell Grants and more. “It tells the agency what the President wants to get done. This President has done this within the first 40 days. We’ve moved the Executive Director from three tiers down, which is where President […]

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 […]

2/15/17- 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 […]

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.