Border Walls: Are They Effective?
Recorded on 27 Jan 2019: Topics include Border Walls: Are They Effective? and Social Justice Warriors Gone Wild!!
Banter: The Government Reopens … Temporarily
- Trump Agrees to Reopen Government for 3 Weeks in Surprise Retreat From Wall, Sheryl Gay Stolberg, Nicholas Fandos, and Peter Baker, NYT, 25 Jan 2019
- Exclusive: White House preparing draft national emergency order, has identified $7 billion for wall, Priscilla Alvarez and Tammy Kupperman, CNN, 24 Jan 2019
- Trump’s golf course employed undocumented workers — and then fired them amid showdown over border wall, Joshua Partlow and David A. Fahrenthold, WaPo, 26 Jan 2019
Segment 1: Border Walls: Are They Effective?
- Borders and Walls: Do Barriers Deter Unauthorized Migration?, Reece Jones, Migration Policy Institute (MPI), 05Oct2016
- Why the Wall Won’t Work, David Bier, The Cato Institute, May2017
- Trump wall – all you need to know about US border in seven charts , Lucy Rodgers and Dominic Bailey, BBC News, 21 Jan 2019
- Five Problems Trump’s Wall Won’t Solve, According to Professor Emeritus Michael Dear, UC Berkeley, 08 Mar 2017
Segment 2: Social Justice Warriors Gone Wild!!
- Jeremy Kappell: WHEC chief meteorologist fired after apparent on-air Martin Luther King slur live on Rochester, NY news, issues video apology, CBS News, 08 Jan 2019
- Could fired meteorologist Jeremy Kappell sue WHEC and win?, Mary Chao, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, 08 Jan 2019
- US teen denies mocking Native American, BBC, 21 Jan 2019
- Covington High School closed Tuesday, uproar persists after video of encounter with Native American man, Greg Norman, Fox News, 22 Jan 2019
- Covington bishop apologizes for prematurely condemning students in viral incident with Native American elder, Lukas Mikelionis, Fox News, 26 Jan 2019
- The Righteousness and the Woke – Why Evangelicals and Social Justice Warriors Trigger Me in the Same Way, Valerie Tarico, 24 Jan 2019