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AUA Podcast Episode 24: We’re Baaack!!!

July 21, 2015
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AUA Podcast Episode 24 Show Notes


Intro - It's On Again by Alicia Keys feat. Kendrick Lamar


The More You Know 2K15

Family of Eric Garner settles with NYC for $5.9 million.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/14/nyregion/eric-garner-case-is-settled-by-new-york-city-for-5-9-million.html

President Obama To Announce Pilot Program To Expand Broadband To Low Income Households

http://www.washingtonpost.com/rweb/politics/obama-to-announce-pilot-program-to-expand-broadband-to-low-income-households/2015/07/15/b825833884dab4fef84fbc0d048a5046_story.html

San Francisco official brushes off Fox News

http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/san-francisco-officials-brush-off-fox-youre-not-a-reporter-fox-news-is-not-real-news/

Military to allow transgender people to openly serve.

http://www.attn.com/stories/2352/pentagon-to-allow-transgender-soldiers

President Obama Commutes Sentences for 46  drug offenders

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/14/us/obama-commutes-sentences-for-46-drug-offenders.html

AWG- Charleston

Break

Main Stories

New Study Shows Racial & Gender Wealth Inequality

http://www.salon.com/2015/07/15/shocking_new_research_confirms_its_a_great_time_to_be_a_white_guy_in_america_and_a_bad_time_to_be_anyone_else/

Iran Nuclear Deal

http://thinkprogress.org/world/2015/07/14/3680194/7-key-provisions-historic-deal.  -iran/

Police Killings This Year

http://mic.com/articles/122161/one-map-shows-all-the-people-police-have-killed-in-each-state-so-far-this-year

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-gardena-police-shooting-video-justified-or-cold-blooded-killing-20150714-story.html

Presidential Candidate Update

2016 Presidential Election Candidates

  • GOP:Dr. Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Carly Fiorina, Lindsey Graham, Mike Huckabee, Rand Paul, George Pataki, Marco Rubio, Chris Christie, Jeb Bush, Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Bobby Jindal, Donald Trump & Scott Walker.

  • Democratic Party: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders Martin O’Malley, Jim Webb & Lincoln Chafee. Possibles still include: Joe Biden.

  • http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/05/2016-election/384828/

Break

ABG- Father’s Day

Outro - Freedom Ain’t Free by Brandi Sweets