Flashpoint: Mass shootings, US Census and helping young women

Flashpoint with Cherri Gregg
Saturday, August 17th
Host and KYW Newsradio community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the uptick in mass shootings.  This week, the President proposed re-opening mental institutions to deal with those prone to violence. Frank Farley, professor of psychological studies in education at Temple University joins Amy Federer of National Alliance for Mental Illness in Philadelphia and Christine Flowers, conservative columnist on this debate.

The newsmaker of the week is Philly Counts 2020. Executive director Stephanie Reid discusses her office and what residents can expect when it comes the US Census.

The changemaker of the week is Curate Your Life.  Founder Deja Jones discusses.