#RolandMartinUnfiltered Daily Digital Show

#RolandMartinUnfiltered Daily Digital Show

109 Episodes

#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 Dec. 3, 2021

    Episode 1

    12.03.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: November jobs report didn't meet expectations, but the unemployment rate for Black people has returned to "normal" levels. We'll have Economist Dr. William Sprigg walk us through those numbers.

    A jury is selected in the trial of the former Minnesota police of...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Dec. 2, 2021

    Episode 2

    12.02.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Symone Sanders becomes the second high-profile exit from the Biden Administration. We'll talk about what is being said about her departure.

    There's talk from House and Senate leaders about a government funding deal that will prevent another shutdown.

    A jury i...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Dec. 1, 2021

    Episode 3

    12.01.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Ga Flips Again, Abrams Announce 2022 Gov Bid, Montgomery Bus Boycott Anniv., Smollet & Potter trials

    Stacey Abrams says she's running for Georgia Governor in 2022. Atlanta has a new mayor. Andre Dickens is here to tell us about his plans for the city. Other ...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 30, 2021

    Episode 4

    11.30.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: $5M to Dillard Univ.; CRT complaint against MLK books denied; Jussie Smollet, Kim Potter trials

    Jury selection is underway in the trial of former Minnesota police officer Kimberly Potter, who shot and killed Daunte Wright during a traffic stop earlier this ye...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 29, 2021

    Episode 5

    11.29.21 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Ala. fines Montgomery for removing Confederate street; Golfer Lee Elder dies; ending racial wealth gap

    In October, Alabama's capital city removed the Confederate president's name from an avenue and renamed it after civil rights icon Fred D. Gray. Now the state a...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 24, 2021

    Episode 6

    11.24.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: A South Georgia jury of 11 whites and one black found three white men guilty of murdering Ahmaud Arbery. Father and son Gregory and Travis McMichael and their neighbor William "Roddie" Bryan all face minimum life sentences in prison.

    #RolandMartinUnfiltered pa...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 23, 2021

    Episode 7

    11.23.2021 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: The fate of the three white men who hunted down and murdered black Georgia jogger Ahmaud Arberys is in the hands of a Georgia jury. The Arbery family attorney, Lee Merritt, will join us.

    A Baltimore County, Maryland police officer, gets sentenced to house arre...

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 22, 2021

    Episode 8

    11.22.21 #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. 19, 2021

    Episode 9

    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

    Episode 10

    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

    Episode 11

    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

    Episode 12

    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

    Episode 13

    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. 1, 2021

    Episode 14

  • #RolandMartinUnfiltered Nov. 11, 2021

    Episode 15

    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 Oct. 26, 2021

    Episode 16

    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 Nov. 12, 2021

    Episode 17

    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. 10, 2021

    Episode 18

    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

    Episode 19

    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

    Episode 20

    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

    Episode 21

    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

    Episode 22

    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

    Episode 23

    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

    Episode 24

    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 ...