The lack of diversity on CNN is set to be addressed by the news network’s chief, Jeff Zucker, sometime today, Black Voices reports. Zucker will hold a meeting with members of the National Association of Black Journalists to outline his commitment to adding more people of color to the mix.
In the days after contributing CNN political analyst and journalist Roland S. Martin fired off a few tweets during Sunday’s Super Bowl contest heard around the world, the network is suspending the outspoken pundit for comments deemed offensive by GLAAD. Although Martin formally apologized after GLAAD relentlessly called for his termination, CNN suspended the analyst […]
The Gay Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) wants Roland Martin fired from CNN over comments he made on Twitter concerning David Beckham’s H&M commercial. Check out the coverage and the “controversial” tweet that has GLAAD’s panties in a bunch at The Urban Daily.
Tea Party Express spokesman Mark Williams made an appearance CNN Wednesday and made an unexpected comment to journalist Roland Martin. The two men were debating on an episode of “The Situation Room: With Wolf Blitzer” when the Tea Party spokesman took a controversial swipe at the National Association for The Advancement Of Colored People. A […]
In the past few years, Roland S. Martin has emerged as political pundit, celebrated media personality and civic leader. He is a CNN Senior analyst, program host of TV One’s “Washington Watch with Roland Martin” as well as network commentator, syndicated columnist and author of three books. The award winning journalist no doubt maintains a […]