PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — This week on Flashpoint: We deal with the difficulty of the politics of the #TakeAKnee motion by analyzing a few of the backlash confronted by the ousted quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Nationwide Soccer League, in addition to native groups as soon as President Donald Trump started weighing in on the difficulty. Why has a protest of racism and bias inside regulation enforcement became a serious political difficulty?
Invoice Rosenberg, a political science professor at Drexel College, Preston Brown, head soccer coach at Woodrow Wilson Excessive Faculty and Maya Francis, a author and communications strategist, all weigh in on this scorching button situation.
The Newsmaker for this week is Harold Epps, Commerce Director for the Metropolis of Philadelphia. He’ll speak about Philadelphia’s bid to get woo Amazon’s HQ2 to the town by breaking down what such a win would imply for the typical metropolis resident.
Lastly, the “Change Maker of the Week” is Nathan Singh, founding father of Shifting Philly Ahead, a brand new group designed to show Fb and Twitter rants into political activism.
Flashpoint airs each Sunday at eight:30am on KYW Newsradio 1060AM.