About This Show
Hosted by KYW Newsradio Community Affairs reporter, Cherri Gregg, “Flashpoint” offers context on the week’s headlines with a particular focus on community affairs, political news, civil rights and grassroots issues impacting the Philadelphia area.
Most Recent Episode
Starbucks Arrests, Racial Bias, Temple's NFL Draft Prospect, Fighting Rape Culture
4 days ago
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the recent racially charged arrest of two Black men at a Center City Starbucks. Guests Rev. Yvette Davis of POWER, Mary Catherine Roper, ACLU Legal Director and Temple University Professor Gregg Feistman, a PR expert, weigh in on the racial disparities in pedestrian stops in Center City, remedies offered by Starbucks and the bigger issue of racial bias in America
Other guests include, newsmaker Leon Johnson, a Temple University Offensive Lineman who is a 2018 NFL Draft Prospect and Women Organized Against Rape executive director Dr. Monique Howard.
Flashpoint airs every Saturday at 9:30pm and Sunday at 8:30am on KYW Newsradio 1060AM.