Roland Martin

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2008

    From Humble Dallas Roots, CNN's Roland Martin Climbs Alongside Barack Obama

    From Dallas Weekly to the White House? Could happen. From humble beginnings, he has risen. In a white man’s world, he has conquered. Not this guy. This guy. Oh, I guess Barack Obama has done pretty well for himself, too. First black President. Prompting optimism in America throughout t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2008

    Texas Ain't No Toss-Up, Says NBC Producer Following Mix-Up

    From Sunday's Meet the Press, the battlegrounds? This morning, CNN's Roland Martin takes a look at Dallas County and, sorta-kinda Harris County, and comes up with this conclusion: "Democrats may soon make Texas a competitive two-party state." Martin's analysis, I think it's called, comes a mere thre ... More >>

  • News

    October 29, 1998

    Dead air

    KKDA-AM silences the radio voice of black Dallas, but was anyone listening anyway?