Flashpoint Live

Flashpoint Live At Philly Podcast Festival

Cherri Gregg Takes Flashpoint To The Streets, In Front Of A Live Audience

Saturday, July 27th at 11:00am
Indy Hall
399 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

KYW Newsradio Community Affairs reporter, Cherri Gregg, takes Flashpoint out of the studio & directly to the people.  She'll record her latest show in front of a live audience at Indy Hall in Old City as part of the Philadelphia Podcast Festival.  We want YOU to be there. It's FREE to attend.  You'll also have the chance to win a $50 Hand and Stone gift card as well as a SNAP kitchen gift card. 

The show's topic will be Wrongful Conviction: Anomaly or Epidemic
Confirmed guests are listed below. 

Panel 1:
Marissa Bluestine - Quattrone Center & Former Executive Director of Pa Innocence Project
Patricia Cummings - Conviction Integrity Unit for Philly DA’s Office
Bradley Bridge, Assistant Defender of Philadelphia Defender Association

Panel 2:
Anthony Wright - Exonerated after 25 years in prison & won $10M from city
Shaurn Thomas - Exonerated after 24 years in prison

Cherri Gregg's “Flashpoint” show 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.   Guests debate, offering different perspectives and viewpoints, on the hottest topics in the news.

Hear Flashpoint on KYW Newsradio on Saturdays at 9:30pm and Sunday at 8:30am.

Listen to previous Flashpoint shows via the Flashpoint podcast

The Philadelphia Podcast Festival, one of the largest and longest-running podcast festivals in the US, amplifies independent media made in Philly and across the country. Founded in 2013 as a way to highlight Philadelphia’s nascent podcasting scene, Philly Podfest gives a platform to local media creators and provides an opportunity to bring popular podcasts to the city. The 2019 Philly Podfest runs from July 17-28 and features 60 live recordings at five venues.