#RolandMartinUnfiltered Daily Digital Show

#RolandMartinUnfiltered Daily Digital Show

#RolandMartinUnfiltered is a daily show broadcast from Washington, DC, that focuses 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.

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  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 19, 2021

    11.19.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: House voted mostly along party lines, but Biden's $1.75tn Build Back Better plan passes after months of negotiations for the legislation, which focuses on programs ranging from education to healthcare. Texas Representative Mark Veasey will join us to talk about...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 18, 2021

    11.18.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Preachers Pounce on GA; Okla Jones Clemency; Adultification Bias; SC Black Man $650,000 Settlement

    The same defense attorney made another motion for a mistrial, and the white man who pulled the trigger admits Ahmaud Arbery was not a threat to him. He just wante...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 17, 2021

    11.17.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Today, Travis McMichael took the stand to tell his side of the story he and his father chased and gunned down Ahmaud Arbery.

    The clock is ticking in Oklahoma. Tomorrow is the day death row inmate Julius Jones is scheduled to be executed. Today, protests in the s...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 16, 2021

    11.16.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: An Oklahoma mother is pleading with Governor Kevin Stitt to spare her son's life, and a Virginia pastor has offered to take the condemned man's place. Julius Jones's execution is two days away, and the Governor has not met with the family as they wait outside hi...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 15, 2021

    11.15.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: President Joe Biden signs one of his biggest legislative victories into law - the $555 billion infrastructure bill. Texas Representative Al Green will join us to discuss this landmark bill, the Build Back Better Plan, and voting legislation.

    Melanie Campbell, ...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 12, 2021

    11.12.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: As the protests continue at Howard University, the students are getting some support from the alumni who will hold a rally tomorrow. We'll have the details.

    The defense attorney for one of the white men who hunted and murdered Ahmaud Arbery apologizes for his o...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 11, 2021

    11.11.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: We have our eye on two trials. The one in Georgia of the three white men who chased and gunned down Ahmaud Arbery. The focus was on who was in the courtroom and not who was testifying. We'll have Barbara Arnwine, and Daryl Jones from Transformative Justice Coa...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 10, 2021

    11.10.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Rittenhouse cries, judge blasts prosecutors; Julius Jones death watch; white man wants to stop Bruce Beach return

    An Alabama county is the first environmental justice investigation to be conducted by the Justice Department. Lowndes County residents allege A...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 9, 2021

    11.09.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: The Los Angeles County Sheriff faces a lawsuit alleging he approves and supports excessive force by his deputies. We'll have the men who filed the lawsuit and their attorney on today's show.

    West Virginia Poor People's Campaign's Vice-Chair, Jean Evanson will ...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 8, 2021

    11.08.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Starving For Voting Rights! We'll talk radio host Joe Madison, who has vowed to abstain from eating until Congress passes, and President Biden signs the Freedom to Vote Act or the J.L. Voting Rights Advancement Act."

    A Missouri prosecutor's investigation revea...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 5, 2021

    11.05.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: October job numbers report is out, and apparently, it beat expectations and contends the country closer to full employment. So what's all this about a failing economy? I spoke with the Council of Economic Advisers Chair to break down the numbers and let us kno...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 4, 2021

    11.04.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: The white judge presiding over the murder trial of the three white men who killed Ahmaud Arbery, a black man jogging in a south Georgia neighborhood, admits there may have been potential discrimination in selecting the mostly white jury. But he's allowing it. We...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 3, 2021

    The results are in, Virginia has a new Governor, and several new mayors will be taking office soon. We'll look at who won and who's heading to a runoff. A jury has been selected in the murder trial of the three white men who chased and gunned down Ahmaud Arbery. Of the 65 qualified potential j...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 2, 2021

    11.02.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: It's election day, and there are a few races across the U.S. we have our eye on: The Virginia Governor's races, the mayoral races in New York, Atlanta, Buffalo, and Rochester. As well as Minneapolis' push to create a Department of Public Safety and a new public ...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 1, 2021

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 29, 2021

    10.29.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin meets with leaders of the top civil rights groups to discuss voting rights and what is needed to pass critical legislation. Melanie Campbell from the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation and Janice Mathis from the Nat...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 28, 2021

    10.28.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: President Joe Biden presents a dramatically scaled-back domestic policy package of $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Plan. We have some economists here to break the numbers down. The Department of Justice will pay the families of nine people murdered in a racist ...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 27, 2021

    10.27.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Howard University's president is demanding the weeks-long occupation of the student center must end, but the students have demands of their own. We have the Rolling Stone reporter who penned the article where organizers of the January 6th insurrection say some t...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 26, 2021

    10.26.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Hundreds of people joined Jelani Day's mother in Illinois, demanding answers on how her son died. The corner says his death was caused by drowning, but his family believes something sinister happened. A Wisconsin judge rules defense attorneys can call the men s...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 25, 2021

    10.25.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: The students at one of the most prestigious HBCU's are protesting living conditions and lack of voice. Students have taken to sleeping outside to get the administration's attention to address what they are calling "poor" and "unlivable" conditions in the college ...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 22, 2021

    10.22.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: John Hope Bryant; Andrew Young; Chicago treasurer talks pension funds; honoring Gen. Colin Powell.

    The HOPE Global Forum hosted nearly 5,000 in-person & virtual leaders dedicated to empowering poor and underserved communities. This year's theme "Meeting the Mome...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 21, 2021

    10.21.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: For the next few days, voting rights activists will be trekking 70-miles from West Virginia to Washington, D.C., to urge lawmakers to pass federal voting rights legislation. We'll be joined by one of those activist from the "Freedom to Vote" Relay. A. Scott Bol...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 20, 2021

    10.20.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Republicans delivered on their promise. They successfully blocked the Democrats' Freedom to Vote Act. Two cases in Georgia, we are watching closely. Three Washington County officers are on trial for the death of a black man who they repeatedly shocked with stun...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Oct. 19, 2021

    10.19.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Global Hope Forum; push for DC voting bill; Ben Crump talks SC case

    As the Senate is getting ready to vote on the Freedom to Vote Act, the voting rights bill the Republicans are promising to filibuster tomorrow, folks flocked to the White House to demand Congres...