Nate Parker and the cast of 'Birth of a Nation' share how important it was to be a part of the film.

Several of Nate Parker's Penn State classmates released a statement regarding the decades-old rape case.

Roland Martin and his panel of guests discuss the controversy surrounding Parker and the upcoming release of his new film.

The controversy ramped up last week when Parker was asked about a 1999 rape charge involving him and Jean Celestin, his college roommate and 'Birth of A Nation' collaborator, while they were students at Penn State University.

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Roland Martin discusses the true value of Nate Parker's "Birth of a Nation" in opposition to Hollywood's attempt to devalue it.