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Closer Look: Jimmy Carter; Martin Luther King Jr.; And More

May 13, 2016

Friday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 00:00: NPR’s award-winning journalist Kelly McEvers talks about her new podcast, “Embedded”;
  • 13:26: Lisa Hagen reports on a Marietta choir director who says that he was forced to resign from his job because of his sexuality;
  • 18:16: Lisa George and Candace Wheeler visit the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site to check out a new local exhibit that pairs the legacies of King and President Jimmy Carter;
  • 21:50: Rose Scott and Lisa George recap the controversy over who should fund the redevelopment of the General Motors plant in Doraville, Georgia.