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Saturday Night Card Game, Part II (more on What’s White got to do with it?)

The first ever Part II of a Saturday Night Card Game, following up on tonight’s Saturday Night Card Game. I believe it’s become some sort of Syndrome. Roland Martin Blames ‘White Male Executives’ for Never Getting His Own Show at CNN: Roland Martin on Thursday blamed racism for his inability to get his own show [...]

Name One "Black Community Problem" That Roland Martin Has Gone Against The "Black Racial Services Machine" To PROTECT THE RANK AND FILE, In Pursuit Of A Fix?

Roland Martin Is A Media Personality Roland Martin Is A Democratic Party Operative Roland Martin Is A Christian / Civil Rights "Voice Of The Least Of These" Roland Martin Is Black PLEASE IDENTIFY THE FORCE WITHIN THE BLACK COMMUNITYShow More Summary

Crying Wolf: Thick Throat Roland Martin Calls CNN Racist “Don’t Know How To Market A Non Liberal Black Man” [Video]

Is this guy bitter or is he telling the truth? We thought the appeal factor for his show was his dilemma and the promotion of the show was CNN’s?? huffpolive youtube

Roland Martin Lashes Out at CNN: 'White Male Execs' Don't Like 'Strong Minorities'

As if to prove to CNN that the right decision was made to fire not renew Roland Martin's contract, the CNN contributor (whose contract expires April 6) lashed out at his soon-to-be former bosses Friday on HuffPost Live. “You have largely...Show More Summary

Roland Martin Bashes ‘Largely White Male Executives’ At CNN Uncomfortable With ‘Strong, Confident Minorities’

last yearNews : Mediaite

CNN contributor Roland Martin is on the way out from the cable news network, and he is already comfortable opening up about the executive decisions at the network. During an appearance this Thursday on HuffPostLive, Martin criticized...Show More Summary

Roland Martin Blames 'White Male Executives' for Never Getting His Own Show at CNN

Roland Martin on Thursday blamed racism for his inability to get his own show at CNN. "You have largely white male executives who are not necessarily enamored with the idea of having strong, confident minorities, who say, ‘You know, I can do this," he told HuffPost Live. read more

Roland Martin Criticizes ‘White Male’ CNN Executives

CNN contributor and TV One host Roland Martin–who is leaving the channel after a number of years as a contributor–unleashed some criticism at his soon-to-be-former bosses on HuffPost Live today. Martin told Marc Lamont Hill that when he joined CNN he intended to get his own show at some point. Show More Summary

Roland Martin Named Black Journo of the Year

The National Association of Black Journalists has named Roland Martin its Journalist of the Year for 2013, the organization announced Wednesday, lining up behind the journalist and commentator after CNN refused to renew Martin's contract. In...Show More Summary

National Association Of Black Journalists Names Roland Martin Journalist Of The Year

last yearNews : Mediaite

For at least the next week or so, CNN can boast another award-winning journalist as part of the network's roster of talent. CNN contributor Roland Martin, who departs the network on April 6, has been named the National Association of Black Journalists' (NABJ) 2013 Journalist of the Year. Show More Summary

CNN’s Roland Martin Kickin’ It With His Homegirl Soledad O’Brien

The funk is back. At least for a few days. CNN’s Soledad O’Brien put in a special word for her friend and CNN Contributor Roland Martin to appear on two of the remaining days of “Starting Point” this week. Martin appeared on her program...Show More Summary

CNN Forbids Roland Martin Bookings

Producers Told Not to Book Pundit as Contract Winds Down "The TV world can be so cold. When you're out, you're out. And sometimes sooner than you might expect," Betsy Rothstein wrote Thursday for FishbowlDC. Read full article...

Elisabeth Hasselbeck May Find A New Home At CNN!

If the rumors of Elisabeth Hasselbeck's imminent departure from The View are true, it sounds like she'll have no problem landing on her feet! After all, homegurl IS a survivor! Ha! With Soledad O'Brien and Roland Martin recently getting the axe, it looks like new network president Jeff Zucker is playing a little game we like to [...]

Why Is CNN's 'Face' Invariably White?

The day before Roland Martin disclosed that his contract as a CNN commentator wasn't being renewed, CNN President Jeff Zucker excitedly proclaimed his new hire Jake Tapper "the face of the new CNN." Read full article...

Blax News: With Michael Baisden Being Added To String Of Black Progressive Mediums Losing Their Jobs In Obama's Second Term - Baisden Wonders If Mitt Romeny's Bain Capital Had Anything To Do With Cumulus Media's Decision To Terminate His Syndication

Last week on "Obama's Rolex Watch With Roland Martin" - Joe 'The Black Progressive Eagle' Madison asked the house Black Republicans on the set why they don't go after "Hannity, Limbaugh and Beck" when they make RACIST comments against Black people. Show More Summary

CNN Shutting Down Martin’s ‘Funk’ in Final Days?

The TV world can be so cold. When you’re out, you’re out. And sometimes sooner than you might expect. There are 17 days left on Roland Martin‘s CNN contract. But the powers that be appear to be shutting it down early. With his contract ending April 6, some producers have been informed not to book him, FishbowlDC has learned. Show More Summary

Roland Martin CNN to Part Ways April 6: 'New Boss Wants His Own Peeps' (VIDEO)

Roland Martin's CNN career as a political analyst looks to be coming to an end in April, the regular has confirmed by Twitter on Tuesday.

Roland Martin on CNN Ouster: I Will 'Fight to the Last Hour'

Breitbart News was the first to report that CNN contributor Roland Martin's contract would not be renewed by the network. That contract expires April 6. Since our report, CNN confirmed the news to Politico, and Martin himself has circulated...Show More Summary

Roland Martin, CNN Contributor, Tweets He’s Out At Network

Roland Martin, CNN analyst and media personality, is out at the network — confirmed by Martin himself on Twitter yesterday. Roland Martin is CNN’s latest contributor or analyst to exit the network after Jeff Zucker was brought in last year to turn around the network’s flagging fortunes. In addition to Martin, James Carville, Mary Matalin [...]Show More Summary

Roland Martin to Leave CNN

Tweeting that he is not one of new Chairman Jeff Zucker's "peeps," Roland Martin announced yesterday that he is leaving CNN. The political contributor's final day at the network will be April 6. Martin made headlines for all the wrong...Show More Summary

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