Travyon Martin

Pastor Jamal Bryant is one of the organizers for the massive rally against “Stand Your Ground” in Tallahassee, Fla today. He joins the The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” live from the march to discuss the importance of gathering together in hopes to repeal this law. Listen to the audio player to also find out who’s participating […]

Jeff Johnson doesn’t believe Marissa Alexander, a women sentenced 20 years in prison for firing shots during a fight with her violent husband, is receiving the same support witnessed for Travyon Martin and Jordan Davis. Alexander could now face 60 years, if convicted again in a re-trial. Listen to this edition of 3 Things You Should Know to hear why […]

Many young Black men are in jail, unemployed, or victims of violence. President Barack Obama launched his “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative in hopes to resolve these issues within the community. He talks to”The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” in this exclusive interview about how the Travyon Martin verdict started the conversation about the program. In addition to discussing how this $200 million initiative […]

Pastor Jamal Bryant talks about the irony of George Zimmerman announcing he was to participate in a “celebrity” boxing match the same day the young…

Rachel Jeantel was the last person to speak with murdered teenager Trayvon Martin, and she called “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” and gave listeners a chance to get to know her. In addition to talking about possible majors and her career plans now that she’s been offered a scholarship to the HBCU of her choice from […]

In today’s Front Page News, the discussion on the George Zimmerman trial continues. Listen to the audio below to hear a clip of the defense questioning the prosecution’s witness about Travyon Martin supposedly referring to George Zimmerman as a “creepy a** cracker.”  Do you think racial slurs are equally offensive to white people as they […]