WBOI Presents: February News Roundup

Mar 7, 2018

Welcome to the February News Roundup on 89.1 WBOI. The WBOI news team takes a look at some of the biggest stories from February. There's been many responses to gun violence ever since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Hoosiers can now buy alcohol on Sundays, USF's Marble Lounge Records signed Rosalind & The Way, and Conspiracy Theories are for Losers.

Show Intro

Part One

Zach Bernard interviews Brandon Blumenherst about the Rally Against Gun Violence (00:00), Zach Bernard examines Indiana's red flag laws (08:02), Statements from regional universities about applicants who protest peacefully (15:10 ), Conspiracy Theories are for Losers with Dr. Joseph Uscinski (16:19).

Dr. Joseph Uscinski (left) and Elton Skendaj, Professor of Peace Studies at Manchester University

Part Two  

Araceli Gomez-Aldana gives us an update on public health and initiatives from the YWCA (00:10), Rebecca Green asks Zach Bernard for an update on the Electric Works project (04:14), and Ben Clemmer speaks with Niki Kelly from the Journal Gazette about Sunday alcohol sales.

Part Three

Julia Meek interviews Miles Fulwider and Cassie Beer about Rosalind & The Way's signing with Marble Lounge Records.