A local high school controversy and a race baiting column
Originally aired: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
A Wilson High School pro-life club claims their school is discriminating against them by censoring the posters they want to post in the school. Bryce Asberg is a student at Wilson HS and a leader in the club. He joins the show to tell their story.
-Shannon McMinimee, Tacoma Schools' general counsel, joins the show to explain the school's point of the view in the Wilson pro-life student club controversy. She says the club didn't go through the proper channels at first and since then has been allowed to put up posters in support of their club. // Jason goes longform on a Salon.com piece proclaiming that there is an "open season on black teenagers" shot by white men in the wake of the Michael Dunn verdict. Is this race baiting? Jason digs into the numbers on white-on-black crime. // The show receives more evidence in the Wilson HS pro-life club controversy. Jason says the language used to explain the poster policy probably wouldn't hold up in court.