First Edition May 15: Supreme Court Rejects Case for Restrictive NC Voting Law

May 16, 2017

A major victory for voting rights and civil rights advocates was delivered on Monday, when the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear a federal Appeals Court ruling which struck key components of a restrictive NC voting law. Supreme Court scholar Ken Jost, of the “Jost On Justice” blog, dissects the Court’s decision on the NC law and the broader implications.

In the second hour, poet and author Leon Thorton discusses his new book of poetry, The Shadows of My Soul. And Khadijah Ali-Coleman discusses the month of creativity in the Dual Inspiration segment.