Soledad O’Brien

New York, NY – February 1, 2021– BET debuts two new projects during Black History Month under its media-focused initiative “Content For Change,” “BET and CBS News Present: Boiling Point” and investigative documentary series “Disrupt & Dismantle” with award-winning journalist, speaker, author, and philanthropist Soledad O’Brien. Soledad O’Brien’s critically acclaimed 2011 series Black in America took a long, hard look at the challenges faced […]

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Roland Martin and NewsOne Now discuss the complexities of Fidel Castro's legacy.

Soledad O'Brien said many of the issues African-Americans faced with police 10 years ago are the same today.

Renowned journalist Soledad O’Brien joined Roland Martin Monday on NewsOne Now to discuss the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and what has changed since the…

On the heels of Hurricane Katrina’s 10th anniversary, Soledad O’Brien held her 5th Annual Starfish Foundation Gala, the award-winning journalist’s initiative to mentor promising young women from the New…

The school-t0-prison pipeline is alive and well in America. There are currently more than 60,000 individuals under the age of 21 locked behind bars in…

Noted CNN correspondent Soledad O’Brien just confirmed today that her popular morning show “Starting Point” is going to come to an end. The network claims to be moving in a “different direction” and O’Brien says they are currently “discussing her role.” Be sure to check out this afternoon’s broadcast of The Wendy Williams Show as […]

I missed the first one.  When Barack Hussein Obama was sworn in as our first African-American president with an agenda that I believed passionately in,…

Soledad O’Brien‘s popular CNN series “Black In America” is back for the fifth edition “Who Is Black In America?” This special addresses who and what…

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With a Grammy-winning gospel singer and a CNN documentary crew on hand, the congregation was buzzing before the service today at the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens. In an interview between services, O’Brien said she and her producers chose the 7,000-member First Baptist congregation for the documentary after they went “church-shopping.”  “Pastor Soaries has […]