The National Urban League Presents: State of Black America Town Hall, a provocative panel of political analysts, cultural critics, journalists and educators tackling the issues affecting Black America.

This groundbreaking event brings together some of our nation’s greatest thought leaders, journalists and public figures for a powerful and honest dialogue about the State of Black America.

Trump breaks white America's heart. Surprised? Roland isn't.

Just yesterday, we released a study that showed overwhelmingly that African Americans are three times as likely to be afraid of the police. And today, we get another story of an unarmed, African American killed by cops. On July 28, 18-year old Paul O’Neal was gunned down by Chicago cops after a chase that ended […]

Critics of the Black Lives Matter movement have called it “divisive” and “dangerous” and as our new study shows White Americans overwhelmingly think BLM is “dividing America” and “encourages violence.” Black Americans, and clearly Roland Martin, do NOT agree. The next time you get into a discussion with someone who needs an education on exactly […]

The first night of Democratic National Convention was a more than a little messy. Bernie Sanders supporters, still unconvinced that Hillary Clinton should be the nominee, booed and disrupted the first night’s speakers including Cory Booker and comedian Sarah Silverman — who tried to squash the problems by telling the “Bernie or Bust” folks that […]

Join us in honoring a legend as NewsOne Now‘s Roland Martin covers Muhammad Ali‘s memorial service live, Today at 2/1 c. Roland and guest panelists will share commentary during the public memorial service located in Louisville, KY, the hometown of Ali. You can catch the live stream right here at! “Muhammad Ali was an iconic figure […]


It’s WTH?! Thursday and NewsOne Now is taking a look at all the wild and crazy stories trending in the news. This week’s play-by-play WTH?!…

  In anticipation of Loretta Lynch’s confirmation as the first African-American woman US Attorney General, out-going US Attorney General Eric Holder sits down for a one-on-one with Roland Martin. They will discuss hot button issues like: America’s attitude toward race relations, voting rights and America’s judicial process, Holder’s “exit plan” and what life will be […]