Mike McGinn, Mayor
2/9/2012 3:39:00 PM
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Jimmy Carter, Seattle's Police Chief, and a Celebration of Black History in SEATTLE CHANNEL's Viewerguide for February 9 - February 16.
New Programs on SEATTLE CHANNEL, Cable 21
City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan
The State of the Seattle Police
Premieres Fri., Feb. 10, 7 p.m.
The Seattle Police Department has come under fire from the community and the Department of Justice for the way its officers use excessive force when dealing with the public. Now, two months after some serious allegations from the DOJ, has anything changed? How is the SPD rebuilding community trust? We talk to Seattle Police Chief John Diaz to answer those questions and more. We also hear from Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn and community leaders Rev. Harriett Walden of Mothers for Police Accountability, Attorney Lorena Gonzalez and Rich O'Neill of the Seattle Police Officers Guild.
Watch our past shows at www.seattlechannel.org/CityInsideOut.
CityStream with Penny LeGate
Premieres Thurs., Feb. 9, 7 p.m.
We're celebrating Black History Month on CityStream! You may recognize their sound, but not their name; hear how the Dave Lewis Combo made their musical mark on history. Then, meet the dedicated, organized and passionate women of the Black Heritage Society, and how they're preserving the past for the future. Plus, see how one woman's battle with breast cancer gave her the strength to help other minority women suffering from the disease. Join host Penny LeGate from the Northwest African American Museum for these stories and more. The award winning CityStream premieres Thursday, February 9 at 7 p.m. on the SEATTLE CHANNEL, Cable 21, or watch it online anytime at: www.seattlechannel.org/CityStream.
Premieres Tue., Feb. 14, 8 p.m.
The World Affairs Council, in celebration of its 60th Anniversary, presents a conversation with President Jimmy Carter, including discussion on the work of The Carter Center, and his views towards some of the world's most pressing, yet solvable problems.
To watch past American Podiums, visit: www.seattlechannel.org/americanPodium.
Seattle Voices with Eric Liu
Premieres Tue., Feb. 14, 7 p.m.
A former U.S. Attorney, John McKay joined Seattle University Law School`s faculty after he resigned along with eight other U.S. Attorneys in 2007. A graduate of the University of Washington, he now teaches and lectures nationally on terrorism, ethics and leadership. Watch as John and Eric discuss his past influences, his current thoughts on the State of the Union, and his future plans.
See past shows by visiting: www.seattlechannel.org/SeattleVoices.
Book Lust with Nancy Pearl
Novelist Stewart O'Nan
Premieres Thurs., Feb. 9, 10:30 p.m.
Novelist Stewart O'Nan's books include Last Night at the Lobster; The Odds, Faithful (a non-fiction study of Boston baseball co-authored with Stephen King) and 2011's Emily, Alone, which was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. O'Nan and Nancy sit down to discuss his writing process, how he creates his characters, and his progression up the bestseller lists. To watch past episodes of Book Lust with Nancy Pearl, visit www.seattlechannel.org/BookLust. While you're there, be sure to check out the web extras of extended interviews with past authors, and sign up for the Book Lust podcast.
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