Regionally Speaking, Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Sep 23, 2020

We bring back our "Regionally Speaking" conversation aired last month with Purdue Northwest criminal justice professor Nicky Jackson, about her Oct. 6th presentation on Race and Wrongful Convictions – part of the series of racial justice conversations that is now underway. State Representative Chris Chyung (D-Dyer) talks about his recent appearance as a contestant in a new social media democracy game show called "GBH Internet Expert."
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Today:  We revisit our conversation with Purdue University Northwest criminal justice professor Nicky Jackson about her October 6th presentation on "Race and Wrongful Convictions," part of the university's series of conversations called  “Race, Racism, Anti-racism” which began earlier this month and continue into November.  The programs are offered on Zoom and Facebook Live.  State Representative Chris Chyung (D-Dyer) was a contestant on a new social media democracy game show series "Internet Expert," produced and put out on YouTube and other media by GBH (Boston).  We talk with Chris and the program's host Malick Mercier, a student journalist.  You can watch it here.