Bill Bryant and a panel of journalists discuss the week's news from Kentucky, including ongoing protests in Louisville following Attorney General Daniel Cameron's announcement of grand jury charges in a case involving the police shooting of Breonna Taylor. Guests: Phillip Bailey, USA Today; Daniel Desrochers, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Amina Elahi, WFPL in Louisville.
Today's Schedule Sunday, September 27th
There is no legislative coverage scheduled for today.
There is no legislative coverage scheduled for the immediate future.
George Floyd's killing triggered mass demonstrations nationwide calling for racial justice and police accountability in the United States. In the wake of those protests, New Yorker writer and historian Jelani Cobb returns to a troubled police department he first visited four years ago to examine whether reform can work, and how police departments can be held accountable. Watch now.
With adultery being punishable by death in Iran, a young couple make the fateful decision to flee the country with their son. Love Child follows the new family on their life-threatening journey to seek asylum in Turkey, and witnesses a mother’s heart breaking fight to keep her family together and secure a future for her son. Watch now.
PBS NewsHour reflects on the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died on Sept. 18 at her home from complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer. Ginsburg, who was appointed to the highest court in 1993, long stood for women’s rights issues and became the court’s second female justice.
At issue is whether due process requires expert assistance be provided to indigent parties in dependency, neglect, and abuse cases. Oral arguments heard on Sept. 16, 2020.
Host Renee Shaw and guests discuss remote learning in Kentucky's education system during the 2020-21 school year while COVID-19 reduces in-person student attendance. Guests include: Jason Glass, Ed.D., commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Education; Marty Pollio, Ed.D., superintendent of the Jefferson County Public Schools; and Eddie Campbell, president of the Kentucky Education Association.
For the centennial of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, Renee Shaw speaks with Marsha Weinstein, president of the National Collaborative for Women's History Sites, about efforts to commemorate the work of suffragists in Kentucky and across the nation.
Bill Bryant and a panel of journalists discuss the week's news from the commonwealth, including an address by Gov. Andy Beshear to Kentuckians about a COVID-19 milestone and the latest on the Breonna Taylor police shooting in Louisville. Guests: John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; Darcy Costello, Louisville Courier Journal; and Lawrence Smith, WDRB in Louisville.
Bill Bryant and journalists discuss the week's news from the commonwealth, including the latest developments in an investigation of the March 2020 police shooting of Breonna Taylor in Louisville and political news two months prior to the November 3 general election. Guests: Phillip M. Bailey, USA Today; Russ Cassady, Appalachian News Express; and Michon Lindstrom, Spectrum News 1.