NewsWorks Tonight June 10, 2015 – Full Show


    WHYY’s Senior Education reporter Kevin McCorry joins host Dave Heller to discuss what to expect for Philadelphia’s School District funding in the City Council budget. Plead guilty, don’t go to jail, and still collect your public pension; Dave Davies explains the surprising outcome for Philadelphia lawmakers caught in a corruption sting. Aaron Moselle takes us to a cemetery where anti-abortion activists held a Vigil for the remains found in Kermit Gosnell’s former west philadelphia abortion clinic. TEDxPhilly speaker Fabricio Rodriguez joins us to discuss what he wants “the average NPR listener” to know about direct-action organizing. Finally, NewsWorks Tonight producer Shai Ben-Yaacov previews a documentary about a local Major League Soccer booster group, the Sons of Ben.

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