Selma

The saga continues in the case of Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who lost his life after being put in a chokehold by an…

Roland Martin caught up with Oprah Winfrey, one of the producers of the MLK biopic “Selma” during a red carpet event for the movie. “Selma,”…

After trying to recover from the Ray Rice incident, the Baltimore Ravens have found themselves caught up in a new scandal. According to reports, the…

Grammy-nominated singer Ledisi appeared on “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin to talk about her role as Mahalia Jackson in the MLK biopic, “Selma.” Ledisi told Martin that even though…

Over the past weekend Oprah Winfrey held a “Legends of Selma” brunch to honor Civil Rights pioneers who helped pave the way for all of…

At the 72nd Annual Golden Globe awards, Selma made history. Ava DuVernay is the director of the film “Selma” and was the first African-American woman…

“Selma,” the first Hollywood studio film about slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., commanded eight nominations from the NAACP Image Awards, and…

Check out the movie trailer of Selma, , which was produced by Oprah Winfrey and Brad Pitt. The movie tells the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. Some early screenings of the film have people already saying it will be among the top tier in […]

Civil rights icon, Rep. John Lewis joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss what is currently happening in Ferguson, Gov. Jay Nixon declaring a…

Grammy-nominated singer Ledisi appeared on “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin to talk about her role as Mahalia Jackson in the MLK biopic, “Selma” and her up coming TV…

Legendary singer Patti LaBelle will perform in concert at Alabama State University as part of the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March next year. LaBelle has earned the title as one of soul and R&B’s greatest performers. She’s been in the music industry for more than 50 years. For more details about the […]

  Ledisi and Lorraine Toussaint have joined the cast, Martin Luther King biopic, Selma.  along with Ava DuVernay’s. DuVernay announced via Instagram that Ledisi will play Mahalia Jackson and Toussaint will play civil rights leader, Amelia Boynton in the upcoming film.  DuVernay took over the project after funding failed to come together for original director, Lee […]