Closer Look: Republican National Convention; And More

Melania Trump, wife of Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump, speaks during first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Tuesday on “Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress”:

  • 0:00: Bobby Cagle, Director of the Department of Family and Child Services, talks about the changes coming to Georgia’s child welfare system and the “Blueprint for Change” tour;
  • 14:58: In “StoryCorps Atlanta,” Nancy Simmons talks to her son Kent about growing up in the Georgian Terrace hotel;
  • 19:23: Maria Saporta, editor of Saporta Report, comments on the restoration of the painted Coca-Cola sign at Manuel’s Tavern;
  • 21:24: Stephanie Stokes reports on a demolition before the 1996 Olympics that permanently changed how the city’s lowest-income residents lived;
  • 26:06: Emory univerisity medical ethicists John Banja and Kathy Kinlaw talk about the national investigative report published by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution citing hundreds of sexual abuse allegations made by patients against their physicians and the ethics involved in those situations;
  • 40:08: NPR “Weekend Edition Sunday” host Rachel Martin talks about the first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio.