3.21.2023 #RolandMartinUnfiltered:Irvo Otieno Surveillance Video Released, GOP Defining Woke, National Medals of Arts & Humanities
The Washington Post obtained, edited, and released 9 minutes of surveillance footage from a Virginia state hospital moments leading up to Irvo Otiene's death. We'll show you the disturbing video. Roland will speak with Retired LAPD Sergeant Cheryl Dorsey about what went wrong and what needs to be done to address the disparities of deaths during mental health crises at the hands of the Police.
The GOP continues using Buzzword Woke to rile up their conservative base. But they struggle to define what the word means. Roland will show a clip of Fox News host Dana Perino fumbling to explain woke and suggesting WOKE is indefinable.
President Joe Biden hosts a ceremony to award recipients of the 2021 National Humanities Medals and the 2021 National Medals of Arts. Roland spoke to two of the awardees, Gladys Knight and Johnnetta Betsch Cole. He will share what they had to say.
We all need life insurance, and one Colorado-based company makes it easier for black families to prepare for the worse. Roland will speak with the CEO of Afrikare Life, a new life insurance platform.
It's Time to Bring the funk on Roland Martin Unfiltered streaming live on the Black Star Network. Let's go.