Closer Look: Parents Of Trayvon Martin; Betsy DeVos Reactions; And More | WABE 90.1 FM

Closer Look: Parents Of Trayvon Martin; Betsy DeVos Reactions; And More

Feb 7, 2017

Tuesday on "Closer look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 0:00:  Maureen Downey, education columnist for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, talks about the local reaction on the Senate vote for Education Secretary Nominee, Betsy DeVos;
  • 12:09:  Tim Echols, head of the Georgia Public Service Commission, talks energy and climate science under the new administration;
  • 23:56:  Closer Look co-host Jim Burress reports on an initiative from the medical community which is advocating for trauma kits in public areas;
  • 34:13:  Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, authors, activists, and mother and father of Trayvon Martin respectively, talk about Rest in Power, their book about their son and the case that sparked national conversations on race and perceptions of African-American males.

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