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TV One’s Roland Martin Talks News For Black America

It’s imperative to tell our stories ourselves

TV One’s “News One Now” hosted by Roland S. Martin premiered on Monday, November 4,…

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Roland Martin to Headline News Show on NewsOne Now

TV One introduces a news show to their lineup

The show entitled ‘NewsOne Now’ will cover news that affects the African American community

By Sasha King

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After CNN Dumped Martin and Soledad, Is Cable News Becoming Too White?

Cable news appears to be white-washed, say critics.

Commentators criticize CNN and MSNBC for lack of diversity on anchor line-up.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Popular Political Commentator Roland Martin Ejected from CNN

Political commentator blames new CNN president for departure.

Martin took to Twitter to announce his last day on CNN will be April 6.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Roland S. Martin will serve in a special advisory role for the National Association of Black Journalists.

NABJ Appoints Roland Martin Honorary Convention Chair

Martin: "I'm not running for president of NABJ"

Martin will join forces with NABJ in a special role for its 2013 convention.

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In honor of Trayvon Martin, Dwyane Wade posted a picture of himself on Twitter sporting a black hoodie (Image: Dwyane Wade, Twitter)

A Closer Look at Trayvon Martin’s Social Media Footprint

The high school junior’s death sparked Twitter hashtags, Facebook statuses and YouTube tributes

Everyone from celebrities to everyday people began leveraging the power of social media to discuss…

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Opinion: Did Black America Turn Its Back on Roland Martin?

Culture critic Raynard Jackson chimes in on GLAAD's calling for the CNN personality's dismissal for controversial tweets

After CNN personality Roland Martin’s homophobic tweets, GLAAD asked for his firing, critics feel Black…

By Raynard Jackson

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Roland Martin Suspended After Recent Twitter Remarks

The cable networks’ commentator was suspended after the Super Bowl Sunday ad commentary he posted on his personal Twitter feed

Roland Martin’s Super Bowl Sunday tweets have landed the political analyst in trouble with CNN.…

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10 Black News Pundits at Top of Their Game

Journalists, educators, and activists who ensure black voice is heard

Roland Martin, Donna Brazile, Toure, Melissa Harris Perry and Rev. Al Sharpton among top black…

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Let your voice be heard: One of the first Black radio talk show hosts, Taliaferro used the San Francisco Bay Area's airwaves for 40 years to "speak his mind," debating political and cultural issues as well as breaking racial barriers. To fix today's institutions, he says, requires the creation of forums where diverse voices can be heard. "I hope that talk becomes the theme of what we do in the United States from government across [other areas] so we can have a stronger nation with tremendous, insightful understanding," says Ray Taliaferro.

6 Life Lessons from Media Trailblazers

At an NABJ event honoring the late Ed Bradley, Hall of Fame journalists share their rules for success

<strong>Let your voice be heard:</strong> One of the first Black radio talk show hosts, Taliaferro…

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Pres. Barack Obama: A Year in Review

A look back at Pres. Barack Obama’s historic campaign.

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Enough is Enough Part 2C

A special town-hall explores the general cultural wars within the Black community. Panelists include Roland…

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Enough is Enough Part 2B

A special town-hall explores the general cultural wars within the Black community. Panelists include Roland…

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Enough is Enough Part 2A

A special town-hall explores the general cultural wars within the Black community. Panelists include…

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Enough is Enough Part 1B

A special town-hall discussion explores the generational cultural wars within the Black community. Panelists include…

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Enough is Enough Part 1C

A special town-hall discussion explores the generational cultural wars within the Black community. Panelists…

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Enough is Enough Part 1A

A special town-hall discussion explores the generational cultural wars within the Black community. Panelists include…

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The Barack Phenomenon, Pt. 3

Reporter’s Roundtable examines America’s readiness to elect U.S. Sen. Barack Obama as America’s first African…

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The Barack Phenomenon, Pt. 1

Reporter’s Roundtable examines America’s readiness to elect U.S. Sen. Barack Obama as America’s first African…

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The Barack Phenomenon, Pt. 2

Reporter’s Roundtable examines America’s readiness to elect U.S. Sen. Barack Obama as America’s first African…

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