Saturday Night Special: We are Orlando

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On this week’s Saturday Night Special, host Amy Guth devotes the entire evening to a conversation about the shooting in Orlando. She and a broad panel discuss the narratives and big issues around it, as well as correcting the misinformation around it, too.

The panel includes:

Emmanuel Garcia, Pilsen community activist and Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame inductee

Tim Hetzer from the Lutheran Church Charities’ comfort dog program

Joe O’Sullivan, retired police officer and firearm instructor

Brian Althimer, WGN Producer and door security manager at a Boystown nightclub

Benjamin Di’Costa, Chicagoan and former Pulse nightclub employee

Zeba Khan, social and political commentator on how Islam interacts with race, politics, and US identity in this story

Dr. Jeremy Harris-Lipschultz from the University of Nebraska Omaha’s Social Media Lab