LISTEN: John Carlson Show, Jul29--6am hour

A Seattle protest sign illustrates two big topics in this hour of KVI's John Carlson Show: social justice activists bullying tactics in Seattle and the city council's continuing push to defund Seattle Police by 50%. (photo: KOMO News)

6am hour -- the real reason King Co. Exec. Dow Constantine wants to close the biggest county jail as there's a 47% murder rate increase in Seattle over the last year, it happened again in Seattle: defund police activists block a TV news camera trying to cover a rally held at Seattle Central College (headlined by councilwoman Kshama Sawant), how Seattle's diluting criminal actions via the prosecutor's office, Seattle mayor's hypocritical tweet aimed at Trump about who decides policing operations in Seattle, FOLLOW-UP FILE: Ohio high school student wins out of court settlement with WaPo and CNN after the teen was portrayed as a racist during viral video clip.

GUEST: Seattle Police Officers Guild president, Mike Solan, on this morning's city council hearing to defund SPD by 50%, Solan says the union and police supporters are encouraging people to sign their petition at "", Solan says social justice activists have control of the public safety discourse in Seattle, says Seattle Police is the most progressive police force in the nation yet Seattle activists demand defunding, how its all connected to the November presidential election.

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