A monthly, one-hour, live call-in program focusing on social, economic and political topics pertaining to Newark.
State of Emergency: We talk with Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and Police Director Eugene Venable about how they're dealing with violent crime in the city. Can they succeed where other administrations have failed?
Plus, we talk with Matt Gunther, a photographer who spent a decade chronicling cops and criminals on the streets of Newark for his new book, Probable Cause.
Dr. Vanessa Neumann has won an international reputation for investigating the relationship between criminal and terrorist organizations from Colombia to Southeast Asia. Dr. Neumann is President and CEO of Asymmetrica, which consults on illicit trafficking and strategies to confront crime-terror pipelines for Fortune 100 companies and various governments. She has consulted for Interpol, is an advisor to the U.S. State Department, the Department of Defense and is a Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute. She is group leader at the High Level Risk Forum Task Force on Charting Illicit Trafficking at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
John McCarthy is the author of the new book "What Would Yogi Do?" He is also a professor at Montclair State University and works at the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center. McCarthy talks to host Doug Doyle about the book and gives advice to parents and coaches.