Selma

On Monday, Roland Martin and NewsOne Now discussed the Top 10 Stories of 2015, all of which had and will continue to have a longstanding impact on our lives as we move forward into 2016.

Grammy-nominated singer Ledisi appeared on “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin to talk about her role as Mahalia Jackson in the MLK biopic, “Selma.” Ledisi told Martin that even though…

UPDATED Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 1103 a.m., EST– The Civil Rights Movement of the 20th Century was perhaps the most significant call for justice in modern…

Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now,” delivered an inspirational commentary about the current fight for social justice in the aftermath of the deaths of Mike Brown,…

Over the past weekend Oprah Winfrey held a “Legends of Selma” brunch to honor Civil Rights pioneers who helped pave the way for all of…

Civil rights icon, Rep. John Lewis joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss what is currently happening in Ferguson, Gov. Jay Nixon declaring a…

The Belle meets with one of the cast members Wendell Pierce in Montgomery, AL PR/Paramont Pictures/ – Hollywood, CA – One of Paramount Pictures latest endeavors, “SELMA” along with Pathé is a wrap. Directed by Ava DuVernay (“MIDDLE OF NOWHER,”) the film was shot in location in Atlanta, Georgia, and Montgomery and Selma, Alabama. The […]

From left, Martin Luther King III, Al Sharpton Jr., UAW President Bob King and Jesse Jackson lead the way as the 47th anniversary re-en­actment of the Selma to Montgomery March ends in a rally on the state Capitol steps in downtown Montgomery. Thousands of activists representing civil rights groups, labor unions and education organizations rallied […]