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 New World Notes 
 Weekly Program
 Kenneth Dowst, Glen Ford
 Kenneth Dowst  
 For non-profit use only.
 Attribution Non-commercial (by-nc) 
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KD ties together several recent crime stories--from a homicide trial in his town to the police shootings in Ferguson and NY ... to the rash of alleged gun-suicides by handcuffed black men in the back seat of police cars ... to the surprising indictment of coal mine executive Donald Blankenship.

Who gets the book thrown at him, who gets his wrist slapped, and who walks away without even a trial? Is there any pattern here?

Includes commentary by GLEN FORD and a song by ANNE FEENEY.
With an update from December 2016. Most of this program was previously broadcast, as NWN #353, in December 2014.

Glen Ford's recorded commentary courtesy of

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