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#RolandMartinUnfiltered is a daily show broadcast from Washington, DC, that will focus on news, politics, culture, entertainment, social justice, sports, education, business, and finance. If it’s important to you, we will cover it. You will be treated to some of the top minds in education, public policy, and academia, discussing the news of the day and why it matters to us. Visit http://rolandmartinunfiltered.com for more information and to join the #BringTheFunk Fan Club. Your support is vital and will help make the #RolandMartinUnfiltered Daily Digital Show a reality.

#RolandMartinUnfiltered is a daily show broadcast from Washington, DC, that will focus on news, politics, culture, entertainment, social justice, sports, education, business, and finance. If it’s important to you, we will cover it. You will be treated to some of the top minds in education, public policy, and academia, discussing the news of the day and why it matters to us. Visit http://rolandmartinunfiltered.com for more information and to join the #BringTheFunk Fan Club. Your support is vital and will help make the #RolandMartinUnfiltered Daily Digital Show a reality.
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#RolandMartinUnfiltered is a daily show broadcast from Washington, DC, that will focus on news, politics, culture, entertainment, social justice, sports, education, business, and finance. If it’s important to you, we will cover it. You will be treated to some of the top minds in education, public policy, and academia, discussing the news of the day and why it matters to us. Visit http://rolandmartinunfiltered.com for more information and to join the #BringTheFunk Fan Club. Your support is vital and will help make the #RolandMartinUnfiltered Daily Digital Show a reality.

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Episodes

9.11 RMU: Bahamians denied TPS; Gun violence: Public health crisis; La. cops' racist emails exposed

9/13/2019
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9.11.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Trump denies Bahamians temporary protected status after Hurricane Dorian; America remembers 9/11; Gun violence is now a public health crisis; For the first time in our history, most new working age hires are people of color; Calif. cops say a teen was resisting arrest but their body cam footage says different; Louisiana cop's racist emails exposed; Plus, are charter schools in trouble?

Duration:00:59:49

NC voter suppression; New trial for Crystal Mason? CBC commemorates arrival of Blacks in America

9/13/2019
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9.10 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Why is the GOP silent about blatant acts of voter suppression in North Carolina? Will Crystal Mason get a new trial? CBC commemorates the 400th anniversary of the first recorded forced arrival of enslaved African people in America; College athletes in California will soon be able to make money off their names and images; DOJ says the FEMA official in charge of power restoration in Puerto Rico post Maria took bribes; September is Prostate Cancer Awareness month....

Duration:01:12:09

Roland Martin Deconstructs The Reaction To 'The Shop: Uninterrupted': Lil Nas X On Coming Out

9/11/2019
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During a recent edition of LeBron James' The Shop: Uninterrupted on HBO, Lil Nas X talked about why he decided to come out publicly, address how homosexuality is viewed in the black community and confronted the criticism of those who thought he made the announcement for attention. On Thursday, Roland Martin and his esteemed panel of guests discussed the reaction to the controversial episode, the backlash against Black barbershops, homophobia, Kevin Harts' comments and more. Watch the 9.5.19...

Duration:00:29:39

Jay-Z And The NFL To Give Money To Group Who Cut Dreadlocks, Professed All Lives Matter

9/11/2019
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The controversy over JAY-Z and Roc Nation's deal with the NFL continues. The Crushers Club is one of two groups working with at-risk Chicago kids that will receive part of a $400,000 donation from Roc Nation and the NFL as part of the previously announced "Inspire Change" initiative. The organization came under intense scrutiny on social media for a photo posted on social media that shows Sally Hazelgrove, president of the Crushers Club cutting a young man's dreads off. The group is also...

Duration:00:18:16

NC voter suppression; New trial for Crystal Mason? CBC commemorates the arrival of Blacks in America

9/11/2019
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9.10 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Why is the GOP silent about blatant acts of voter suppression in North Carolina? Will Crystal Mason get a new trial? CBC commemorates the 400th anniversary of the first recorded forced arrival of enslaved African people in America; College athletes in California will soon be able to make money off their names and images; DOJ says the FEMA official in charge of power restoration in Puerto Rico post Maria took bribes; September is Prostate Cancer Awareness month....

Duration:01:12:09

9.9 RMU: Bahamians denied U.S. Entry; Black women most abused online; Harris's criminal justice plan

9/11/2019
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9.9.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Bahamians denied U.S. Entry; Black Women's Roundtable releases their 5th annual Power of the Sister Vote report detailing the political concerns and opinions of black women; New report says Black women are the most abused group online; Sen. Kamala Harris unveils her criminal justice plan; University of Alabama Dean resigned because of his tweets about race.

Duration:01:16:08

9.3 RMU: Hurricane Dorian batters the Bahamas; Union approval at 50-year high; Lightfoot rips Cruz

9/7/2019
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9.3.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Hurricane Dorian batters the Bahamas & Florida; Union approval hits a 50-year high; Lightfoot rips Cruz; Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to Ted Cruz: Keep our name out your mouth! 'Good Christian' woman cancels a couple's wedding because the bride was white and the groom was black; A man is suing American Airlines for choosing to put him off a plane rather than move a support dog; Naomi Osaka shows us what class looks like in sportsmanship. -...

Duration:01:34:51

9.6 #RMU: JAY-Z/NFL to give funds to group who cut dreads, touted #AllLivesMatter; Racist UAFS coach

9/7/2019
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9.6.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Hampton University is offering free tuition to Bahamian students displaced by Hurricane Dorian. JAY-Z/NFL plans to give funds to group who cut dreadlocks and professed #AllLivesMatter; University of Arkansas charges a coach with racism; What's the future of African Americans and bitcoin technology? Tamron Hall set to launch her new show next week; Rev. Jamal Bryant talks with Roland about transitioning from Baltimore to Atlanta and AME to Baptist. -...

Duration:01:25:49

9.5 #RMU: Deconstructing the response to Lil Nas X coming out; Why we MUST monetize our culture

9/7/2019
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9.5.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Hurricane Dorian has moved on to South Carolina. Did climate change have anything to do with making the storm stronger? Why did Lil Nas X comes out on HBO? When Black people first arrived in Virginia in 1619 were they indentured or enslaved? Tamron Hall's show is set to launch; Toni Morrison has her own day in her hometown of Lorain, Ohio. - #RolandMartinUnfiltered partner: Life Luxe Jazz Life Luxe Jazz is the experience of a lifetime, delivering top-notch...

Duration:01:35:06

RMU 1st year anniv.; Bahamas Update; Ex-Rep. Schock's charges dropped; Nigerians killed in S. Africa

9/7/2019
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9.4.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Hurricane Dorian lays waste to the Bahamas; All charges dropped against IL Rep. Aaron Shock; 118 Nigerians have been killed in South Africa; Empowering young people to take control of their social and economic futures; In Memoriam: Music Producer LaShawn Daniels - #RolandMartinUnfiltered partner: Life Luxe Jazz Life Luxe Jazz is the experience of a lifetime, delivering top-notch music in an upscale destination. The weekend-long event is held at the Omnia...

Duration:01:20:53

What was Dave Chappelle thinking? His Netflix special has everyone talking!

8/31/2019
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Comedian Dave Chappelle's new Netflix comedy special "Sticks & Stones" has everybody talking. He challenges his audience right from the title and suggests that we have become too politically correct. During Thursday's edition of #RolandMartinUnfiltered, Roland and his esteemed panel of guests dissected Chappelle's latest piece of work ... ▶️ #PressPlay Watch the 8.29.19 edition of #RolandMartinUnfiltered https://youtu.be/OQ07EWZQV7E - #RolandMartinUnfiltered partner: Life Luxe Jazz Life Luxe...

Duration:00:22:57

Getting real about manhood with Devon Franklin and Dondre Whitfield | #RolandMartinUnfiltered

8/31/2019
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#RolandMartinUnfiltered: Getting real about manhood with Devon Franklin and Dondre Whitfield

Duration:01:12:02

8.29 RMU: See 1619-2019 through our eyes; Dem debate drama; Dave Chappelle's 'Sticks & Stones'

8/31/2019
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8.29 RMU: Telling the story of 1619 to 2019 through the eyes of black people; MS voting machines malfunction; Dem debate drama

Duration:01:21:17

8.28 RMU: Flint's special needs students increased 56%; NOLA's debtors' prison unconstitutional

8/31/2019
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8.28 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: New report says the number of Flint's special needs students has increased by 56% since the water crisis; NOLA's debtors' prison scheme deemed unconstitutional; Montgomery Alabama could possibly have its first ever Black Mayor soon; The fourth white supremacist convicted for his role in an attack on a 20-year-old African American man in Charlottesville is going to jail; Cop who questioned a Black man when a white woman claimed he was staring at her has resigned;...

Duration:01:18:16

8.27 RMU: DOJ sues Baltimore PD; Chicago to clear weed convictions; Meek Mill's legal fight over

8/31/2019
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8.27.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: DOJ sues the Baltimore County Police Department for their hiring practices Chicago wants to clear tens of thousands of convictions for marijuana possession; Meek Mill's legal finally fight over; Former NFL pro bowler tweets that his mind is crazy and it's all because of football; Johnson and Johnson is ordered to pay 572 million dollars for their role in the opioid crisis; Rapper Meek Mill's legal fight is officially over + Roland talks with Democratic...

Duration:01:30:34

8.26 RMU: Sewage in Flint River; Rev. Barber calls for moral movement; How Black men deal w/ pain

8/31/2019
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8.26.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: 2 million gallons of raw sewage spilled into Flint river; Rev. Barber calls for a moral movement; The author of 'Color him Father' talks about how Black men deal with that pain; Meet Marianne Willilamson, candidate for President of the United States. - #RolandMartinUnfiltered partner: Life Luxe Jazz Life Luxe Jazz is the experience of a lifetime, delivering top-notch music in an upscale destination. The weekend-long event is held at the Omnia Dayclub Los...

Duration:01:18:07

Stop Questioning Folks' Blackness: Roland Schools Marcellus Wiley & Others On THE Black Experience

8/26/2019
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"We are idiotic by continuing to allow individuals to play this game of defining the Black experience as being one thing. There is no one Black experience in America." - Roland Martin In the wake of Roland's deconstruction of Marcellus Wiley's commentary of Colin Kaepernick, the host of #RolandMartinUnfiltered explained in great detail why questioning the "Blackness" of others is foolish. Roland asked, "Who else is actually having these silly-ass conversations? What other groups are having...

Duration:00:19:23

'Shameful Display On Television': Roland Martin Deconstructs Marcellus Wiley's Kaepernick Commentary

8/26/2019
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Former NFL player Marcellus Wiley weighed in on the the Jay Z/NFL partnership that seems to have left Colin Kaepernick and the protest against police brutality out in the cold. After Wiley's commentary reignited the controversy surrounding Jay-Z's NFL deal and Kaepernick, Roland Martin took a moment to deconstruct Wiley's commentary during Tuesday's edition of #RolandMartinUnfiltered ... ▶️ #PressPlay

Duration:00:35:49

Roland, Jemele Hill, Mark Thompson Deconstruct The NFL/Jay-Z Deal + What Does This Mean For Kap?

8/26/2019
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Roc Nation, the entertainment company founded by rapper and businessman Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter, is entering into a multiyear partnership with the NFL to enhance the NFL's live game experiences and to amplify the league's social justice efforts. A lot of people are wondering what's really happening here. Jay-Z showed tremendous support for Colin Kaepernick who still doesn't have a job after being "whiteballed' by the league for taking a knee during the national anthem in protest against police...

Duration:00:28:33

Roland talks Last season of Power with Omari Hardwick! | #RolandMartinUnfiltered

8/26/2019
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8.23.19 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Roland talks Last season of Power with Omari Hardwick! + City Council candidate in Michigan says she wants to keep her community as white as possible; Arkansas woman who pulled gun on Black teens has disappeared along with her jail administrator husband; Billionaire David Koch has died; A special prosecutor has been appointed to investigate the entire Jussie Smollett case

Duration:00:50:38