There are over 140 million people in the United States who are classified as poor or living below the poverty line. Rev. William Barber with the Poor People’s Campaign is set on changing that figure by continuing where Martin Luther King left off in 1968. Roland Martin talks with Rev. Barber about the re-launch of this campaign and what it […]
This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Poor People’s Campaign which is dedicated to uniting people all over the country to come against racism, poverty, war economy, ecological destruction, and morality. Roland Martin talks with Rev. William Barber who’s carried the movement since it started. “We’ve got to change the narration and the only way […]
02/06/17 – Roland Martin and Rev. Dr. William Barber talk about the Moral March which is happening on February 11, 2017 at 8:30am – 12:00pm in Raleigh, North Carolina. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
11/28/16- Roland Martin talks to Rev. William Barber, NAACP North Carolina conference chair, about the newest issues that North Carolina is facing against the Republicans. “What these people are doing is incredibly cynical and wrong. They filed bogus complains claiming voting fraud. The did that to slow down the canvasing process. Now the Governor […]
Rev. William Barber, President of the North Carolina NAACP talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the latest voting issues in the state. “It’s going great in one sense. The lines are long. The Republican Board of Elections have decreased the number of early voting sites. We have maybe one or two. We’re challenging […]
9/28/16- Roland Martin talks to Rev. William Barber, head of the North Carolina NAACP, to talk about the importance of voting and why it’s known as the 21st Century Alabama. “We have 111 AA HBCUs in North Carolina. We’ve won and fought them and beat them on voters suppression. When somebody tries to take […]