Kresta in the Afternoon – May 11, 2007 – Hour 1

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    First Segment - The Untold Story of Emmett Till

    Emmett Till was a black teen who was brutally murdered in MS. His murder was one of the key events that energized the nascent American Civil Rights Movement. The main suspects for the crime - both white men - were acquitted but later admitted to committing the crime. We talk with Keith Beauchamp, friend of the Till family and director of “The Untold Story of Emmett Till.”

    Second Segment - VA Tech: Argument for gun control or need for self-defense?

    It has now been almost a month since the Virginia Tech massacre, and we continue to learn more information about how Cho Seung-Hui obtained his weapons. We debate guns and the Virginia Tech shootings: an argumnent for gun control of the need for self-defense.

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