Roland Martin Ejected from CNN After Six Years at Network
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

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Political commentator Roland Martin confirmed on Twitter that he will be exiting his six-year gig at CNN.

Responding to a tweet from a Twitter follower asking him when he would be returning on-air, Martin responds, “Sorry. Can’t book myself. My last day at @cnn is April 6.”

After followers inquired as to why he would be departing the network he said, “New boss wants his own peeps,” referring to new CNN President Jeff Zucker.

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Gerren Keith Gaynor (@MrGerrenalist) is a freelance journalist based in New York City. He has been published in the New York Times, ESSENCE magazine,, New York Amsterdam News, and Gaynor received his master degree in Journalism from Columbia University and his bachelor's in English from Morehouse College.