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LISTEN: John Carlson Show, Oct.12--8am hour

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KVI's John Carlson presents a variety of local Puget Sound stories during this hour of the show. (photo: KVI Staff)

8am hour -- the difficult conversation about how shootings involving Black victims and White victims are conveyed and portrayed differently in social and news media coverage, GUEST: Publisher of the South Seattle Emerald, Marcus Harrison Green (also a columnist for The Seattle Times) discusses a shooting near a south Seattle sports field during a youth football game that sent parents and kids scrambling for cover, wants to know why there isn't more outrage and media attention regarding this brazen shooting, why African-American families don't receive or seek out the same resources when it comes to shootings/public safety, consider what happened with the fatal 3rd and Pine shooting two years ago, some real life examples of how news media cover the collateral damage in shootings; SEIU group launching all salvos at Seattle mayoral candidate 3 weeks before general election, the Democratic strategy to simply portray any opponent (regardless of party) as pro-Trump, a Monroe HS school psychologist now under arrest for communicating with a minor for immoral purposes, the unsolved murder of a US attorney in Seattle that occurred 20 years ago.

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