During a special simulcast with the Tom Joyner Morning Show and TV One’s NewsOne Now, Roland Martin spoke with Devyn Spence Benson, author of Antiracism in Cuba, and businessman Troy Nash about the importance of President Barack Obama’s visit to Cuba and what improved U.S./Cuban relations could mean for people of color. Nash believes that Afro-Cubans are ready […]

  The First Lady of the United States is a fashion icon and well known for her style and grace while representing this country. So, it’s no surprise that she’ll be taking her fashion flair with her to Project Runway Junior, which is a teenage spin-off of Lifetime’s hit fashion designer competition show Project Runway. […]


The United States and Cuba will take a step further towards rekindling their relationship. The two nations plan on announcing the reopening of their embassies…


When we talk about the United States becoming a global economic power, many discount the role slavery and free labor played in bolstering American capitalism. Author Edward E.…

So, who are the top paid women in the United States? Well, the answer may or may not surprise you. $82.6 million – Angela Ahrendts, Apple Inc.’s senior vice president of retail and online stores  $71.2 million – Safra Catz, Oracle Corp.’s chief financial officer $59.1 million – Marissa Mayer, Yahoo! Inc.’s CEO $40 million […]

The elderly population in the United States continues to grow each year. More and more people are living longer than ever before. That’s why state officials, families, and individuals will need to make changes to prepare for factors that will be necessary later in life. Although the U.S. is one of the better places to […]

Wouldn’t you think that Oprah Winfrey, Beyonce, or Janet Yellen would be among the richest women in the states they reside in? Well, if you said yes then you’re wrong. A different group of women top the charts when measured sheerly on the size of their bank accounts. Click here to find out who the […]


Roland Martin and “NewsOne Now” breakdown the latest developments in the fight against the Ebola virus in the United States and around the globe. More…

The United States has begun air strikes against ISIS targets in Syria.   The Pentagon is saying that partner nations in the region are joining…


How can we advance  the issues of economics and fair trade between the United States and the African nations represented at this years leadership summit? Susan…

In honor of Veterans Day, we salute not only the Veterans who fight to protect us but the family members who might have lost a loved one while on duty.  Enjoy the video!!  Attraction Performing to Emeli Sande – Read All About It (Source:

The Circle City Classic events continue today.  The Indianapolis Black Alumni Council hosts its 34th Annual HBCU College Fair which is a part of Circle City Classic’s education mission.  Students and their families can meet college recruiters from 6 to 9 p.m. at Crispus Attucks Magnet High School located at 10th and Dr. Martin Luther King Street.