Dillon Clarke, leader of the University of Utah student group Young Americans for Freedom, joins us to discuss his decision to invite controversial Conservative pundit Ben Shapiro to campus, sparking a firestorm of protests.
Our panel compares the Shapiro controversy to this week's NFL debate to uncover what they both tell us about what free speech means in 2017.
Did you burn your Steelers' jersey this week? If so, you might want to skip this one!
Bret Hutchings is running for City Council in Bountiful! All politics are local and hear about Bret's story and vision for Bountiful.We feel our age when Nick Coleman of the University of Utah College Republicans joins the panel. We talk extreme Healthcare plans. Bernie's Medicare for all and the Graham-Cassidy bill. We get local by talking about Salt Lake City council's proposal about ADU's - Accessory Dwelling Units.
Immigration lawyer Dan Black joins the pod to talk DACA and Dreamers. Mitt Romney is the anointed heir to Orrin Hatch's senate seat. The debate about wedding cakes and religious freedom. Also, a philosophical discussion about what divides 'Merica.
Blacksite Podcast is six months old. The original co-founders of the show come back together to take stock of where we've been and lay out a vision for where we're going.
We then move into a panel discussion on DACA and whether Congress will save the dreamers. In local news, we review Democrat Kathie Allen's latest campaign commercial, which you've probably seen if you have a tv.