WOLB Featured Video
Roland Martin On Baltimore Unrest: We Must Hold Elected Officials And Ourselves Accountable

Source: NewsOne Now Screenshots / NewsOne Now

Moderated by Roland S. Martin, Host and Managing Editor of TV One’s “News One Now,”

Town Hall Meeting Taped Live at Morgan State University in Baltimore

WHO:​Roland S. Martin, Host and Managing Editor of TV One’s News One Now

​Ben Jealous, Senior Fellow American Progress (Former NAACP President & CEO)

​Jeff Johnson, Award-winning Journalist and Baltimore Resident

​Carl Stokes, Baltimore Council Member

​Julianne Malveaux, Economist and Political Commentator

Larry Young, WOLB – Radio One Host​

Dr. Umar Johnson, Educator, Psychologist and Political Scientist, Frederick Douglass, Marcus Garvey Leadership Academy

Faraji Muhammad. AFCS Baltimore Peace by Peace Program Director


WHAT: ​In the wake of a string of officer-involved deaths in Baltimore, Cleveland, Ferguson, New York and South Carolina, TV One will telecast News One Now’s first-ever town hall meeting, “State of Emergency: Baltimore and Beyond A News One Now Town Hall Meeting,” exploring Black America and law enforcement, featuring diverse voices such as national and local figures and newsmakers, who will address a variety of topics:

• Police Relations, Trust, Accountability and Standards

• Lawless Law Enforcement and Police Brutality

• National Criminal Justice and Incarceration Reform

• Law Abiding Citizens, Civil Disobedience and Unlawful Protests

• Disenfranchised and Impoverished Communities

• The Role of the Press, Social Media and Citizen Journalists

WHERE: Morgan State University, One of the United States Historically Black Universities

Murphy Fine Arts Center, Gilliam Auditorium