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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell has been stressing the importance of voting in the black community. Powell seeks to bring attention to Voter ID laws—the reason why many African-Americans are turned away from the polls. He believes that black voters should make it a point to get lawmakers who support these laws out of office. “What I […]

This is National Child Passenger Safety Week and  Dr. Victor Garcia and Toyota teamed up for the Buckle Up For Safety program. Roland Martin talks with Dr. Garcia, Founding Director of Trauma Services at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, about the importance of strapping our children into their car seats.  Jeff Fortson (JeffCars.com) appeared on “NewsOne Now” to detail which vehicles are […]

Did you catch Roland & Smokey discussing Toyota’s hip-hop inspired “Swagger Wagon” video advertisement? Smokey seems to side with BlackPlanet commenters who feel it’s a bit offensive while Roland sees “nothing racy about it.”

Did you catch Roland & Smokey discussing Toyota’s hip-hop inspired “Swagger Wagon” video advertisement? Smokey seems to side with BlackPlanet commenters who feel it’s a bit offensive while Roland sees “nothing racy about it.”