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Roland Martin is an American journalist. He was a commentator for TV One, the host of News One Now, and Washington on Watch with Roland S Martin. He was also a CNN contributor, appearing on a variety of shows, including The Situation Room, Anderson Cooper Ac360, and many others.
You can watch him on his own show Roland Martin Unfiltered, the first daily online show in history focused on news and analysis of politics, entertainment, sports, and culture from an explicitly African American perspective.
Roland sits in with the money moves podcast to talk about his journey becoming the renowned journalist he is today.
He discusses the mentality of going against the system instead of playing the system for your benefit, the value of knowing your worth and not taking anything less than you deserve, and the importance of maximizing the tools you currently have to help you get where you need to be.
Roland also shares valuable advice for future entrepreneurs.
Guest: Roland Martin
Time: 42 min
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