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Sunday Talking Heads: December 7, 2014

Rise & Shine! Who made the coffee?

Another Sunday focused on race and policing. Again, it’s sad many of these guests are only invited when race is the topic, they are so much more than the color of their skin.

WASHINGTON JOURNAL: 7:45AM – University of Louisville law professor Laura McNealdiscusses how police are trained to interact with youth, how young people perceive police officers in their communities, and what reforms are needed in light of recent deaths at the hands of police. 8:30AM – Cory Bennett, cybersecurity reporter with The Hill, discusses last month’s hacking at Sony Entertainment Pictures, and what can be done to prevent future cyber threats. 9:15AM – Dane Egli, a former National Security Council official in the George W. Bush administration, discusses President Obama’s review of the process the U.S. uses to try to recover Americans taken hostage overseas.

ABC’S THIS WEEK: On the death of Eric Garner with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) and former New York City police commissioner Ray Kelly. Then, Gov. John Kasich, (R-OH) on the Republican Party and Horse Race 2016. RoundtableMatthew Dowd, Van Jones, Rich Lowry, Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA).

CBS’ FACE THE NATION: On the death of Eric Garner with New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton. Plus, NAACP President Cornell William Brooks. Also, Soledad O’Brien “Executive Producer and Director of ‘Black in America,’ a documentary about the death of Eric Garner.” Plus,Camden County Police Chief J. Scott Thomson on Camden’s crime reduction. Then, CIA torture report with CBS News Justice and Homeland Security Correspondent Bob OrrRoundtableCharles Blow, Gerald Seib, David Ignatius, Jeanne Cummings. Ending with Royal Fever with British Ambassador Peter Westmacott, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge William and Kate are coming to America.

CNN’S RELIABLE SOURCES: Dan PfeifferSara Ganim, Hanna Rosin, Marc Morial, Johnathan Gentry, Errol LouisDr. Gail Saltz, Carl Bernstein.

CNN’S STATE OF THE UNION: Former President George W. Bush on his book, his family dynasty, and his brother Jeb. Then, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro and his twin brother, Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), “in Texas, a 21st century political dynasty has formed.” Also,Chair of the House Intelligence Committee Mike Rogers (R-MI) on the tragic Yemen rescue effort.

FOX NEWS SUNDAY: Rush Limbaugh “who argues Republicans shouldn’t compromise after their clear and decisive midterm victory.” Then, Horse Race 2016 with Gov Bobby Jindal (R-LA).RoundtableBrit Hume, Jane Harman, George Will, Juan Williams. Ending with Josh Holmes, “the man behind Mitch McConnell’s recent re-election victory.”

KORNACKI’S UP: Ret. Gen. Wesley ClarkRep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), among others.

MELISSA HARRIS-PERRY: The Syllabus.

MOYERS & COMPANY: The United States of Ferguson. “In an encore broadcast [May 2014], journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates talks about the nation’s legacy of slavery and white supremacy.”

NBC’S MEET THE PRESS: On the death of Eric Garner with his widow, Esaw Garner and Al Sharpton. Also, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter (D)Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance, Jr,Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, and Fraternal Order of Police President Chuck Caterbury. Possibly Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed (D).

NEWSMAKERS: Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA), incoming chair of the Hispanic Caucus, talking about immigration legislation in Congress, the president’s executive action on immigration, and other issues such as the role of women in Congress.?After the interview the reporters discussed her responses with the host, Greta Wodele Brawner.

Q & A: Former ABC News correspondent Ann Compton discusses her 41-year career covering the White House.?She announced her retirement in August.

RELIGION & ETHICS: Heroin and the Faith Community; Drugs of Last Resort. Micro Preemie Ethics.

TO THE CONTRARY: Documentary edition: New feed of Becoming Papa.

UNIVISION’S AL PUNTO: U.S. Representative James Lankford (R-OK)U.S. Representative Loretta Sanchez (D-CA)María Corina Machado, Former Member of the Venezuelan National Assembly; Ismael Cala, Journalist and Writer; Kuno Becker, Actor and Director; Gerardo Reyes, Director of Univision’s Investigative Unit.

VIRTUALLY SPEAKING: Avedon Carol and Stuart Zechman with host Jay Ackroyd. Also Culture of Truth. Listen live at 9pm ET, 6pm PT, or online tomorrow.

C-SPAN’S BOOK TV SCHEDULE: In Depth: Arthur Brooks, “the president of the American Enterprise Institute. He taught at Syracuse University from 2001 to 2009 and left the University as the Louis A. Bantle Professor of Business and Government Policy. He was a professional French hornist for 12 years as a member of the City Orchestra of Barcelona.”

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Sunday Talking Heads: December 7, 2014


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Rise & Shine! Who made the coffee?

Another Sunday focused on race and policing. Again, it’s sad many of these guests are only invited when race is the topic, they are so much more than the color of their skin.

WASHINGTON JOURNAL: 7:45AM – University of Louisville law professor Laura McNeal discusses how police are trained to interact with youth, how young people perceive police officers in their communities, and what reforms are needed in light of recent deaths at the hands of police. 8:30AM – Cory Bennett, cybersecurity reporter with The Hill, discusses last month’s hacking at Sony Entertainment Pictures, and what can be done to prevent future cyber threats. 9:15AM – Dane Egli, a former National Security Council official in the George W. Bush administration, discusses President Obama’s review of the process the U.S. uses to try to recover Americans taken hostage overseas.

ABC’S THIS WEEK: On the death of Eric Garner with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) and former New York City police commissioner Ray Kelly. Then, Gov. John Kasich, (R-OH) on the Republican Party and Horse Race 2016. Roundtable: Matthew Dowd, Van Jones, Rich Lowry, Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA).

CBS’ FACE THE NATION: On the death of Eric Garner with New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton. Plus, NAACP President Cornell William Brooks. Also, Soledad O’Brien “Executive Producer and Director of ‘Black in America,’ a documentary about the death of Eric Garner.” Plus, Camden County Police Chief J. Scott Thomson on Camden’s crime reduction. Then, CIA torture report with CBS News Justice and Homeland Security Correspondent Bob Orr. Roundtable: Charles Blow, Gerald Seib, David Ignatius, Jeanne Cummings. Ending with Royal Fever with British Ambassador Peter Westmacott, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge William and Kate are coming to America.

CNN’S RELIABLE SOURCES: Dan Pfeiffer, Sara Ganim, Hanna Rosin, Marc Morial, Johnathan Gentry, Errol Louis, Dr. Gail Saltz, Carl Bernstein.

CNN’S STATE OF THE UNION: Former President George W. Bush on his book, his family dynasty, and his brother Jeb. Then, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro and his twin brother, Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), “in Texas, a 21st century political dynasty has formed.” Also, Chair of the House Intelligence Committee Mike Rogers (R-MI) on the tragic Yemen rescue effort.

FOX NEWS SUNDAY: Rush Limbaugh “who argues Republicans shouldn’t compromise after their clear and decisive midterm victory.” Then, Horse Race 2016 with Gov Bobby Jindal (R-LA). Roundtable: Brit Hume, Jane Harman, George Will, Juan Williams. Ending with Josh Holmes, “the man behind Mitch McConnell’s recent re-election victory.”

KORNACKI’S UP: Ret. Gen. Wesley Clark, Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), among others.

MELISSA HARRIS-PERRY: The Syllabus.

MOYERS & COMPANY: The United States of Ferguson. “In an encore broadcast [May 2014], journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates talks about the nation’s legacy of slavery and white supremacy.”

NBC’S MEET THE PRESS: On the death of Eric Garner with his widow, Esaw Garner and Al Sharpton. Also, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter (D), Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance, Jr, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, and Fraternal Order of Police President Chuck Caterbury. Possibly Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed (D). (more…)

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