I was granted direct interview time with national broadcast journalist Roland Martin at the NAACP Milwaukee Branch's Annual Freedom Fund Dinner on September 23rd. Martin is the host and managing editor of TV One's NewsOne Now that airs weekdays at 6 am CST. Getting the interview time meant me staying at the event until after he signed his book and took photos with the event guest. As a print journalist, the extended time that I spent waiting for the interview time was well worth it because...Read more
Rolan Martin Encourages Black millennials to vote
As a self-professed news junkie, my morning routine has long included reading the local daily newspaper and watching local and national TV news shows. With the onset of social media, this routine has expanded to checking my newsfeeds for updates from credible news sources, no #fakenews for me.
In recent months I have advanced my casual morning news intake by dedicating myself to a serious morning brain exercise process. Every weekday morning, my TV is tuned in to #NewsOneNow on...