Kansas City Reacts To The Killing Of George Floyd And Nationwide Protests
Protests in Minneapolis over the police killing of George Floyd have spread to Kansas City and elsewhere across the country. Today's show was devoted to hearing what listeners have to say about the situation, and learning from a journalist, faith leader and criminal justice expert.
- Brandt Williams, reporter for MPR News
- Rev. Dr. Vernon Howard Jr., president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Kansas City and senior pastor of St. Mark Union Church
- Ken Novak, professor of criminal justice and criminology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City