Two North Carolina men were exonerated for a brutal murder 30 years ago. One was on death row. Is it time for a national moratorium on the death penalty? Roland Martin takes your calls during this edition of “NewsOne Now.”
Attorney General Eric Holder will launch a civil rights investigation into the Ferguson Police Department following the murder of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel, featuring Maya Rockeymoore, Jeff Johnson and Elroy Sailor discuss the Department of Justice’s wide-ranging investigation into the practices of the St. Louis suburb’s police department.
Author Patrik Bass appeared on “NewsOne Now” to talk about his new children’s book “The Zero Degree Zombie Zone.” Bass explained the characters depicted in his book were created to promote positive images of Black children.
Martin, Aruba Tommy and Tony Redz chop up all of this week’s craziest stories during “WTH?! Thursday” on “NewsOne Now.” This week’s line up includes a child who can’t believe that his mom is pregnant again, a woman marrying a stray dog to ward off evil spirits, two women operating a meth lab in a church and two prison inmates smuggling drugs in their deceased grandmother’s casket.
All that and more in this special edition of the NewsOne Now Audio Podcast.