Friday, July 8, 2016

Abuse of Power and Its Consequences, Next on A Lively Experiment (July 8 and 10, 2016)

Dyana Koelsch – moderator
Steve Klamkin - news reporter, WPRO Radio
Kate Nagle - news editor,
James Vincent - president, Providence NAACP 

  • Snipers at peaceful protest in Dallas
    • 5 police officers died 7 wounded (as of Friday morning at 8:30). 
    • Police were mingling with protesters trying to build sense of community when shots rang out.  
  • Recent police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota 
    • Racially fueled?  
    • Poor police training? 
    • Or both? 
  • Video of Providence officer punching and pulling woman’s hair. 
    • What do we do from a local perspective? 
    • Top police brass is not diverse in a very diverse community – does that need to change? 
  • FBI and Clinton emails  
    • Comey testified Thursday 
    • How will this shape election? 
    • Did Clinton’s reluctance fuel email controversy?
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