State of Emergency: Baltimore and Beyond

On Tuesday, TV One aired the NewsOne Now State of Emergency: Baltimore and Beyond Town Hall meeting, exploring Black America and its relationship with law enforcement. The conversation during the two-hour-long town hall meeting became so compelling that after the initial live telecast, NewsOne Now kept the cameras rolling. Dr. Umar Johnson, Certified School Psychologist and political scientist, was […]

Ashley Overbey shares the harrowing details of a violent encounter with Baltimore police where she was beaten, tasered, arrested, and swindled out of a settlement over the incident. Overbey told Roland Martin during the NewsOne Now State of Emergency: Baltimore and Beyond Town Hall Meeting that her house was burglarized and the officers responding to […]

Local area photographer Devin Allen, whose iconic photo of the Baltimore protest made the cover of TIME magazine, shares what he witnessed on the ground leading up to the violent protests from a week ago that left parts of the city in ruin. Allen explained, “I knew what my city was capable of because we have […]

Adam Jackson, Chief Executive Officer of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle, explains how racism and White supremacy have impacted the city of Baltimore during Tuesday’s NewsOne Now State of Emergency: Baltimore and Beyond Town Hall Meeting. Jackson said that we need to understand that racism and white supremacy is “not about individual White people being […]

Councilman Charles Stokes from Baltimore’s 12th District appeared during the NewsOne Now, State of Emergency: Baltimore and Beyond Town Hall Meeting to discuss what local politicians and the people of Baltimore can do to force systemic change. Stokes believes that even with “good policing that the hurt and anger and the disinterest” in the people of […]

On Tuesday, TV One aired the NewsOne Now State of Emergency: Baltimore and Beyond Town Hall meeting, exploring Black America and its relationship with law enforcement. Cleo Manago, who has worked extensively with the Los Angeles Sheriffs Department, explained that police officers are “not screened to see if they are racist or not” and Black cops […]

TV ONE EXPLORES BLACK AMERICA AND LAW ENFORCEMENT IN TWO-HOUR PRIMETIME SPECIAL “STATE OF EMERGENCY: BALTIMORE AND BEYOND A NEWS ONE NOW TOWN HALL MEETING” TUESDAY, MAY 5, 9-11 P.M./ET Moderated by Roland S. Martin, Host and Managing Editor of TV One’s “News One Now,” Town Hall Meeting to Be Taped Live at Morgan State […]

TV ONE EXPLORES BLACK AMERICA AND LAW ENFORCEMENT IN TWO-HOUR PRIMETIME SPECIAL “STATE OF EMERGENCY: BALTIMORE AND BEYOND A NEWS ONE NOW TOWN HALL MEETING”…

UPDATED Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 11:35 a.m. ET– The live stream is over. Check NewsOne Now online later today for clips of highlights from the town hall. See also: NewsOne Now State Of Emergency: Panelist Says Cops Are Conditioned To Sustain A White-Controlled System UPDATED Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. ET– Please note the livestream […]