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On Second Thought Episodes

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

What makes voters choose one candidate over another? Does character really count? Or military service? Frank Orlando of St. Leo University helps us understand voters’ choices. Also, how will Georgia’s hospitals deal with the new law that requires them to allow guns inside? Andy Miller of Georgia Health News has details. And PBS host Tavis Smiley joins us to talk about his new book that details the last year in the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The book is called Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year.

October 8, 2014
Cover art for Belle.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Today, we have a guide to November’s election. Kelli Persons of the League of Women Voters and Jim Tharpe of Politifact Georgia join us to explain what will be on the ballot and what is the real difference between the candidates. Also film producer Chad Darnell explains why Georgia could start losing film jobs to other states and renowned director Ama Assante talks about her film, Belle, and the challenges for women in the motion picture industry.

September 24, 2014