Covering The Kent State Shootings; Kansas Gov. On Coronavirus Preparation

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This May marks 50 years since an anti-war protest in Kent, Ohio, turned deadly. We speak with Robert Giles, the editor of the Akron Beacon Journal during the protest and author of the new book, "When Truth Mattered: The Kent State Shootings 50 Years Later." Also, the coronavirus outbreak hasn't hit most rural areas as hard as urban populations. We talk to Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly about how her state is preparing. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's April 3, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on April 3, 2020.


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