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B.J. Murphy discusses the latest developments on the ground in Charlotte following a night of unrest.

Will Smith may not be attending this year's Academy Awards, but he is impressed with how the Academy responded to the backlash following their lack of diverse nominees.

Jeff Johnson explains what we should be doing instead of complaining about the Oscars being white washed in essentially every category, every year. Click in the audio player…

Jada Pinkett Smith is incredibly upset with how the Oscars have snubbed Black artists this year, and she’s questioning how they should respond. Jada is not feeling the whole 50-Shades-of-Beige vibe going on with the Academy Awards this year. Among the field of nominees, there are no artists of color up for any of the […]

Roland Martin and NewsOne Now took one last look back at the year that was with the NewsOne Now Memorable Moments Special. Check out a few of those moments below. Controversial Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke Talks Black Lives Matter, Racist Cops, & More In a highly contested and confrontational interview, Roland Martin, host of TV One’s […]

Every holiday season amongst the cheery black Friday commercials, talk floats around about boycott black Friday altogether. But Jeff Johnson has a very good explanation for why…

African-American students at the University of Missouri are on high alert tonight as the campus allegedly continues to be terrorized by groups of racists, believed…

Minister Louis Farrakhan sat down with TV One’s Roland Martin for an exclusive hour-long interview on NewsOne Now to discuss the 20th anniversary of the Million…

After over a decade of seclusion from South Carolina, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has decided to break their economic boycott of…

Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now” talked with Carmen Ejogo about her role as Coretta Scott King in the Martin Luther King, Jr. biopic, “Selma” during…

Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo inacted one of the toughest gun laws in nation history.  Governor Cuomo signed the SAFE Act last week with semiautomatic weapons regulations and purchases, background checks, and gun registry. From the Desk of Governor Andrew Cuomo on the Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement (SAFE): Under the legislation, New York will be the first state […]

It took 4 seasons, but it appears folks are absolutely fed-up with the name-calling, hair-pulling, glass-throwing and fighting constantly on display on VH1’s “Basketball Wives.” Star Jones, a former co-host of ‘The View’ and one of the most drama prone celebrities on reality television, is protesting the over-the-top antics of the show, and has taken […]