Closer Look: Advocate Rana Allam; ‘Vine City’; And More

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

  • 0:00:  Rana Allam, an outspoken human rights advocate and Egyptian journalist, speaks about fleeing her home country for fear of government persecution;
  • 17:25:  Johnny Kauffman reports on a possible federal grant to fund a bus-rapid-transit line along Northside Drive;
  • 19:27:  Jim Burress and Rose Scott reflect on bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley’s life;
  • 22:12:  Yani Mo talks about her new song “Vine City,” being an independent artist in Atlanta, and why her hometown is integrated in the music she produces.