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Over the course of a journalistic career that has seen him interview multiple U.S. presidents to the top athletes and entertainers in Hollywood, Roland S. Martin is a journalist who has always maintained a clear sense of his calling in this world. Martin is a nationally syndicated columnist with Creators Syndicate, and is senior analyst for the Tom Joyner Morning Show, where his daily segment is heard on more than 100 stations and 8 million people daily.

Over the course of a journalistic career that has seen him interview multiple U.S. presidents to the top athletes and entertainers in Hollywood, Roland S. Martin is a journalist who has always maintained a clear sense of his calling in this world. Martin is a nationally syndicated columnist with Creators Syndicate, and is senior analyst for the Tom Joyner Morning Show, where his daily segment is heard on more than 100 stations and 8 million people daily.
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Over the course of a journalistic career that has seen him interview multiple U.S. presidents to the top athletes and entertainers in Hollywood, Roland S. Martin is a journalist who has always maintained a clear sense of his calling in this world. Martin is a nationally syndicated columnist with Creators Syndicate, and is senior analyst for the Tom Joyner Morning Show, where his daily segment is heard on more than 100 stations and 8 million people daily.

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Episodes

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Russian Diplomats Forced Out Of The United States, Trump Ready ‘To Move On To Bigger & Better Things’

12/30/2016
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“We have an incoming American president who loves to talk about make America great again and put America first, yet he does not put America first when it comes to foreign policy.” The United States has decided to expel 35 Russian diplomats as a result of Moscow’s alleged tampering in the 2016 presidential election. President-Elect […]

Duration:02:11:40

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: #LiveLifeLoveIt — What You Put Off Until Tomorrow May Never Come To Pass

12/30/2016
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In this edition of The Roland Martin Show, Roland Martin explains his mantra of “live life, love it,” telling listeners, “What you put until tomorrow today never come to pass.” Plus, Martin gets real with his listeners suggesting they get rid of individuals in their lives who are holding them back. All that and more in […]

Duration:02:18:33

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Trump Has Not Drained The Swamp & #WeTriedToTellYou

12/27/2016
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“The main railed against Wall Street and went right to Wall Street to pick his economic team.” Donald Trump proclaimed on the campaign trail that he was against the Wall Street and was for the common man. He also told America that he was the only one who could fix the issues that are ailing […]

Duration:02:23:47

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Should President Obama Bear Some Responsibility For The Outcome Of Election Day?

12/26/2016
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In a recent interview with NPR, President Barack Obama explained what he would like to do once he leaves office in January. During an interview with Steve Inskeep on NPR’s Morning Edition, President Obama said, “What I am interested in is just developing a whole new generation of talent,” cultivate new leaders and build the Democratic […]

Duration:02:14:25

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: The Power Of ‘Silver Rights’

12/21/2016
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It’s time for African Americans to understand “silver rights” and not just civil rights in America. In this edition of The Roland Martin Show, Roland Martin discusses how important it is for the Black America to build wealth. If you want to have a real discussion about how America operates you have to have a […]

Duration:02:09:39

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Big Announcement, How Do Trump Voters Feel About Blacks? Did Pres. Obama Do Enough For The DNC?

12/20/2016
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Roland Martin makes a BIG announcement during the first hour of The Roland Martin Show. On January 30th, 2017, Martin will broadcast the final edition of The Roland Martin Show in this format. Stay tuned for details. How do Trump voters feel about African Americans? We’ll break down the sentiments expressed by some of Donald Trump’s […]

Duration:02:17:26

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Electoral College Drama, North Carolina GOP Conspires To Steal An Election

12/19/2016
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Electoral College members cast their votes for President. Is the Electoral College system out of date? Should the United States institute a new set of checks and balances to ensure fair and open elections? Donald Trump refuses to accept that Russia played a role in determining the outcome of the 2016 presidential election. Republicans in North […]

Duration:02:14:13

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Anger Is Not A Plan Of Action, The Great Unknown Of 2016 + What’s Next For Black America

12/9/2016
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In this edition of The Roland Martin Show, Roland Martin discusses the angst being expressed by many Americans in the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election. Martin explains being angry without a plan and without channeling that emotion is a waste of time. What was the great unknown of 2016? How would White working class voters […]

Duration:02:15:55

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Trump Attacks Union Leader Over Carrier Deal Criticism, CNN Sued For Racial Discrimination

12/9/2016
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President-Elect Donald Trump goes on a Twitter offensive attacking a union leader who called him out for embellishing the truth. Chuck Jones, President of President of United Steelworkers 1999 said during a recent interview that Trump had “lied his a– off” about the Carrier deal. Trump responded with an attack on Jones and his union who were a part of […]

Duration:02:14:28

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Richard Spencer Shut Down At TAMU, The Dangers Of Sen. Jeff Sessions Becoming Attorney General

12/8/2016
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Michael Imhotep, Founder of The African History Network sits in for Roland Martin in this edition of The Roland Martin Show. White Nationalist Richard Spencer spoke at Texas A&M University last night and was shut down protesters. Listen to highlights from the “Aggies United” counter-event and coverage of the protests held on campus in response […]

Duration:02:13:08

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Bow Down To The Queen Of Soul Aretha Franklin, The World Reacts To The Death Of Fidel Castro

11/28/2016
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In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Martin asks listeners what they are thankful for and discusses the controversy surrounding Aretha Franklin’s singing of the Star Spangled Banner during the Detroit Lion’s Thanksgiving Day game against the Minnesota Vikings. Plus, the world reacts to the passing of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro. […]

Duration:02:15:34

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Charges Filed In The Philando Castile Police Shooting Case, State Of The Black World Conference, Millennials & Trump

11/18/2016
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Farajii Muhammad sits in for Roland Martin in this edition of The Roland Martin Show. Muhammad discusses Ramsey County Attorney John Choi charging St. Anthony police Officer Jeronimo Yanez with second-degree manslaughter for the shooting death of Philando Castile. This year’s State of the Black World Conference brings together Black media, hip hop activists, African presidents, Black US politicians, religious […]

Duration:02:15:24

NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Cop Who Shot & Killed Philando Castile Charged, Dems Call For Trump To Dump Bannon, Campaign For Clemency Intensifies

11/17/2016
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Officer Who Shot And Killed Philando Castile Charged With Manslaughter The family of Philando Castile welcomed charges against Jeronimo Yanez, the Saint Anthony, Minnesota police officer who shot and killed the 32-year-old elementary school cafeteria worker during a broken tail light traffic stop earlier this year. Ramsey County Attorney John Choi charged Yanez with second-degree […]

Duration:00:50:12

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: The History Of The Electoral College And Its Relationship To Slavery

11/16/2016
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Michael Imhotep sits in for Roland Martin in this edition of The Roland Martin Show. Imhotep discusses the history of the Electoral College and its relationship to slavery. Susan Taylor Editor in Chief Emerita of Essence Magazine and Nataki Kambon of Let’s Buy Black 365 discuss this week’s State of the Black World Conference IV. […]

Duration:02:16:23

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Is It Time To Retire The Electoral College?

11/10/2016
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Should America get rid of the electoral college? Mediaite founder Dan Abrams argues in a new editorial that the system is rigged and as s a result it is time for America to finally retire the electoral college. In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Roland Martin poses the same question the listeners. All […]

Duration:02:15:57

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Election Day Aftermath — Donald Trump’s America

11/9/2016
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Donald Trump has been elected as President of the United States securing 279 electoral college votes to Hillary Clinton’s 228. In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Roland Martin discusses the aftermath of Election Day 2016 it’s unexpected result, a Trump presidency. Welcome to Donald Trump’s America. All that and more in […]

Duration:02:14:48

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: We Must Control Our Own Narrative And Our Own Destiny

11/2/2016
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How does Black America shape our own narrative, tell our own stories and control our own destiny as well as economic future? In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Roland Martin talks with Eddie S. Glaude Jr., the William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African-American Studies at Princeton University about the importance of […]

Duration:02:08:37

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: October Surprise! FBI Reopens Clinton Email Probe

11/1/2016
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In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Roland Martin discusses the controversy surrounding FBI Director James Comey’s reopening the Hillary Clinton e-mail probe. What impact will this October surprise have on the 2016 election? All that and more in this edition of The Roland Martin Show. Listen, download and subscribe to “The […]

Duration:01:26:47

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: The Importance Of Self-Worth

10/27/2016
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It’s time for Black media to demand respect. In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast, Roland Martin discusses self-worth and how important it is for all of us to place value in ourselves. All that and more in this edition of The Roland Martin Show. Listen, download and subscribe to “The Roland […]

Duration:02:14:02

Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast: Egregious Voter Suppression Tactics Bar Free, Fair Elections & The State Of This ‘Mad Crazy Election’

10/24/2016
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Roland Martin discusses how American should have free and fair elections without hindrance and political parties attempting to disenfranchise voters. Listeners share their views about Hillary Clinton and the reasons why they are not interested in supporting her on election day. How is Donald Trump getting away with the inflammatory rhetoric that he is using? Do […]

Duration:02:13:20