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ROLAND MARTIN – WASHINGTON WATCH ALERT – SEPTEMBER 23

ROLAND MARTIN HOSTS SPECIAL EDITION OF WASHINGTON WATCH AT THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS TOWN HALL, AIRING ON TV ONE  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23   –Topics include: Mitt Romney’s divisive comments characterizing 47 percent of Americans as moochers; nationwide efforts to suppress and protect your vote; and the next generation of rising African American political stars–     Roland Martin addresses the panel at the Congressional Black Caucus at the  Emerging Leaders Town Hall.  (Photo by Earl Gibson courtesy of The FrontPage Firm) Huffington Post …

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***TUNE-IN ALERT*** “SUPER SOUL SUNDAY” ENCORES ‘OPRAH AND DEVON FRANKLIN: KEEPING THE FAITH IN HOLLYWOOD’ SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

***TUNE-IN ALERT***   The Emmy® Award-winning series “Super Soul Sunday” encores ‘Oprah and DeVon Franklin: Keeping The Faith in Hollywood’ on Sunday, September 23 at 11am ET/PT on OWN:  Oprah Winfrey Network        Produced by Faith author and studio executive DeVon Franklinsits down with Oprah Winfrey to share the secret to successfully balancing life in Hollywood and religious faith. Air date: Sunday, September 23 at 11am ET/PT on OWN About “Super Soul Sunday” Exploring topics including spirituality, the afterlife, alternative health, happiness and personal fulfillment, …

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***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Roland Martin Hosts Special CBC Edition of Washington Watch

      MEDIA ADVISORY   ROLAND MARTIN HOSTS SPECIAL EDITION OF WASHINGTON WATCH AT THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS EMERGING LEADERS TOWN HALL SEPTEMBER 21   WHO: Roland Martin, senior editor and host of WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN   WHAT: Representative Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and IMPACT present the Emerging Leader Town Hall: The Evolution of Politics & Empowerment featuring WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN. WHEN:  Friday, September 21, 2012, 11 AM – 1 PM EDT.   WHERE: …

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Roland Martin Reports: Wake Up, Kate!

ROLAND MARTIN REPORTS: WAKE UP, KATE MIDDLETON!   – After Topless Photos of Kate Middleton on a Beach in France Surface; CNN Analyst Roland S. Martin Offers Words of Advice – Roland S. Martin Today on CNN.com, analyst Roland Martin discusses the Kate Middleton pararazzi topless photo scandal.   “Look, I’m not the least bit insensitive to the shock and horror of the young married couple seeing magazine photos of themselves sunbathing on private property in France,” said Martin. “Yet my mama and daddy always taught me that …

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ROLAND MARTIN – WASHINGTON WATCH ALERT – ACTOR HILL HARPER AMONG NEWSMAKER GUESTS ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

ACTOR HILL HARPER AMONG NEWSMAKER GUESTS ON WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16    –Topics include: Rush Limbaugh blasted for telling the “Biggest Damn Lie” this week; President Obama extends his lead over Mitt Romney in battleground states; both candidates finally focus on poverty; the latest update on voter suppression; and a fond farewell to actor Michael  Clarke Duncan–   Guests joining Roland Martin on Sunday’s Washington Watch Roundtable include Michelle Bernard, Cornell Belcher, Elroy Sailor and Joe Madison. …

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***MEDIA ADVISORY*** ACTOR HILL HARPER TO APPEAR ON WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

      MEDIA ADVISORY   ACTOR HILL HARPER AND JOURNALIST JOE MADISON AMONG NEWSMAKER GUESTS ON WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16   WHO: Roland Martin, senior editor and host of WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN   WHAT: Actor Hill Harper, Journalist Joe Madison and Jane Hannaway, VP of American Institutes for Research are among the guests on Sunday’s new episode ofWASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN.  Topics of discussion will include an update on the Poverty Report, Voter Suppression, the …

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VANESSA BELL CALLOWAY TO GUEST STAR ON MATTHEW PERRY’S “GO ON”

Matthew Perry’s new NBC series “Go On” invites Vanessa Bell Calloway to guest star     A busy year for Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway continues with a guest role on Matthew Perry’s new NBC series “Go On”.  Playing the mother of Owen (Tyler James Williams), a member of Perry’s support group, Calloway was initially invited to guest star in one episode but has already been invited to return.   Calloway is also currently in production on John Wells’ top-rated hour-long drama “Shameless” (January 2013) on …

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Roland Martin Provides DNC Coverage Tonight on TV One

ROLAND MARTIN PROVIDES DNC POLITICAL COVERAGE TONIGHT ON TV ONE   September 6, 2012, CHARLOTTE – Roland Martin, host and senior editor of WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN will provide political analyst coverage of the Democratic National Convention tonight on TV One beginning at 8 pm ET / 7 pm CT.   Martin, who is on the ground in Charlotte, said the goal of tonight’s speech by President Barack Obama can be summed up in three words: Make It Plain.   “President Obama needs to talk to the people and …

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WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN RETURNS FOR AN ALL NEW FOURTH SEASON SEPTEMBER 2

WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN RETURNS FOR AN ALL NEW FOURTH SEASON SEPTEMBER 2     Premiere episode to feature analysis from the Republican National Convention, discuss the election’s potential impact on health care and tackle the myth of whether more Black men are in jail or college.     August 31, 2012, Silver Spring, MD – As the 2012 presidential elections enters its most critical phase, WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN returns to TV One with a brand new fourth season, …

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**TUNE-IN ALERT** LORETTA DEVINE TO GUEST STAR IN THE FINAL INSTALLMENT OF THE TWO-PART SEASON FINALE OF TV LAND’S NEWEST ORIGINAL SERIES “THE SOUL MAN”

TUNE IN TO THE FINAL INSTALLMENT OF THE TWO-PART SEASON FINALE OF “THE SOUL MAN” WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 AT 10:00 PM ET/PT ON TV LAND        “Momma’s Home”   In the final installment of the two-part season finale, Barton’s (John Beasley) ex-wife Della (Loretta Devine) arrives in St. Louis and there’s a blackout caused by the storm. Boyce (Cedric “The Entertainer”) counsels the couple and things take an unexpected turn. Is Lolli (Niecy Nash) pregnant? And is it …

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