London attacks and Derek Cohen on criminal justice reform

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Beth calls in from Scotland and we talk about the latest attacks in London as well as the upcoming election. We share Beth's interview with Derek Cohen and talk summer trips in the Pearls. 

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The Pearls

Beth calls in from Scotland to share her experience being in London during the latest terrorist attacks to strike the United Kingdom. We also discuss President Trump's reaction to the attacks and his tweets directed at London's mayor. We also discuss the upcoming election there and the difference between the media coverage here and abroad. 

The Suit 

Derek Cohen, PhD, is the deputy director at Right on Crime and the Center for Effective Justice at the Texas Public Policy Foundation, a leading think tank for conservative criminal justice reform. Equally important, he’s married to our listener, friend, and frequent contributor, Debbie Cohen

Derek joins Beth for a wide-ranging discussion of criminal justice reform. He describes Texas’s efforts to tackle justice while closing prisons

The Heels

In the Heels, we talk about Beth's trip, Sarah's summer, and the new Sarah Silverman standup.