Brown did the interview to promote his upcoming memoir, "Every Little Step I Take," named after his 1989 hit song.
Watch Roland Martin and Rev. Jesse Jackson discuss the #OscarsSoWhite protest action in the video clip above, and then watch the extended NewsOne Now conversation in the video clip below.
Maya Angelou had to bow out of an event this weekend. We told you in our the story Maya Angelou Sidelined Due To Undisclosed Illness Sunday afternoon that she would be unable to appear at The Civil Rights Game Ceremony. She took to her Facebook page for a few words of gratitude and explanation: An unexpected medical emergency […]
For iPhone: Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts has gone through a trial with millions of Americans watching. First she battled breast cancer, then a…
In 2007, the world wept along when they learned of Robin Roberts’ cancer battle. They were devastated when the co-anchor of Good Morning America announced she had been diagnosed with a rare form of breast cancer, when she subsequently was diagnosed with MDS, and when she underwent a live-saving bone marrow transplant. Years later, Robin […]
Robin Roberts returned to the “Good Morning America” anchor desk this morning, five months to the day since she underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat myelodysplastic syndrome or MDS, a rare blood disorder. “I keep pinching myself and I realize that this is real. This is really happening,” Roberts, 52, said. “Faith, family and […]
The “Good Morning America” co-host has been on medical leave since September to receive treatment for MDS, a rare blood and bone marrow disorder. On Monday morning, she briefly appeared on “GMA” to help kick off ABC’s day-long efforts to fund raise for Hurricane Sandy relief. “It was so difficult for me to follow doctors’ […]
Robin Roberts has received her bone marrow transplant, and is currently in medical isolation to prevent infection. Since Robin went public with her MDS diagnosis and became involved with Be The Match which matches donors with patients, the organization has had 50% more people sign up. More than 50,000 people signed up since June She […]
A bevy of big names –including Oprah– is helping to fill in for Robin Roberts while the “Good Morning America” host takes an extended medical leave.