DoNotUse

Dalisha Barnett (pictured) enrolled at  Pro Way Hair School, but when she refused to remove her religious headwear and not conform to their requested standards, she claims school officials scoffed and decided to not allow her to attend classes. Now the Muslim woman is upset that the Stone Mountain, Ga., school reportedly violated her rights to manifest […]

When Narvell Benning (pictured) left his house in Buffalo, N.Y., for work on the morning of May 30th, he was already on the expressway when he realized he forgot to put on deodorant. Instead of returning to his home, he stopped at a Dollar General in Cheektowaga to purchase some, but what was supposed to […]

Podcast Download The New Orleans Recovery School District will soon have converted all of the schools under their jurisdiction over to charter schools. Patrick Dobard, superintendent of the Louisiana Recovery School District and education advocate Karren Harper Royal joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to talk about school choice and the future of the public system in […]

A Cheektowaga, New York man was repeatedly called the “n-word” in a Dollar General parking lot by an irate White woman and he captured the entire thing on video, reports the International Business Times. The verbal assault was set into motion when the man allegedly scared the woman, identified as Janelle Ambrosia, and her children when he […]

Antonio Harris and Marrio Mangrum, two employees at the Atkinson Cotton Warehouse in Memphis, Tenn., have filed a complaint against their employers after racist threats were made against them, reports WREG.  In addition to calling them “monkeys,” the men faced constant racial animosity. Read more from WREG: “He would be like, ‘You need to think like […]

The New Orleans Recovery School District will soon have converted all of the schools under their jurisdiction over to charter schools. Patrick Dobard, superintendent of the Louisiana Recovery School District and education advocate Karren Harper Royal joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to talk about school choice and the future of the public system in New Orleans. […]

  Alright, so we’ve all been there: you’re scrolling down your Facebook timeline, Twitter or Instagram feeds and you come across content that you just can’t believe someone posted. If you haven’t had that moment then you’re probably the one over-sharing. In our highly-connected and uber-social world, it’s important to ask the questions: How much […]

A Michigan teacher was was suspended after conducting a lesson on blackface. Dr. Jelani Cobb and Dr. Amy Yeboh joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the suspension and attitudes towards blackface in modern America. Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m. EST and watch at 9 a.m. EST on TV One. 

Radio One Baltimore WOLB 1010 AM’s Talk Host Larry Young & The Larry Young Morning Show announced on his program that Gubernatorial candidates, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, Del. Heather Mizeur, and Attorney Gen. Doug Gansler have agreed to a Gubernatorial debate on WOLB. It will be broadcast live on WOLB 1010 AM and live on WOLB Baltimore from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. […]

As part of President Barack Obama ongoing  jobs agenda and bolstering the middle class, the Administration has been hosting as series of events leading up the first-ever White House Summit on Working Families to be held later this month. NewsOne was on hand Tuesday for a media roundtable briefing of the Summit, with key White House […]

I never smoked marijuana before, and Maureen Dowd‘s haphazard experience with a weed-laced candy bar in her Denver hotel room certainly isn’t motivating me to book a plane ticket to what is soon to be dubbed the “Mile High State.” The New York Times columnist was in Colorado reporting on the state’s first months of […]

During a sermon full of homophobia, sexism and misogyny, Pastor Jamal H. Bryant, of the Empowerment Temple in Baltimore, MD.  told his congregation how he really feels about some women. SEE ALSO: United Airlines Passenger Arrested After Threats: ‘I Kill White People Like You’ “These hoes ain’t loyal!” he thundered from the pulpit as the congregation stomped […]