The Matt McGill Morning Show
07/02/15 6 a.m. CT – 9 a.m. CT
6:05 a.m. Matt opens the show with a discussion about news headlines for the day.
6:20 a.m. Matt continues his discussion about news headlines for the day. He also previews the topics for today’s show and takes calls from listeners.
6:35 a.m. Matt is joined on the show by Dr. Gerald Horne from The University of Houston, and they talk about the plans to reopen the U.S. embassy in Cuba.
6:50 a.m. Matt talks about the shooting that took place in which shots were fired at a vehicle for special needs persons.
7:05 a.m. Matt talks about the importance of recycling the African-American dollar. He also takes calls from listeners.
7:50 a.m. Matt is joined on the show by Matt Dietrich, Executive Editor for Reboot Illinois, and they talk about the latest news surrounding the budget showdown in Springfield.
8:05 a.m. Matt is joined on the show by Maze Jackson for a discussion about “Maze Jackson’s Social Media Question of the Week!” This week’s question is “Considering that 7 Black churches have burned in the South since the South Carolina Massacre, do you still feel like President Obama’s rendition of Amazing Grace was an appropriate reaction?”
8:35 a.m. Matt and Maze are joined on the show by JRW Team Spokesman Glenn Harston II and JRW Team Counselor Dr. Tiffany Gholson, and they talk about the JRW little league team and the psychological impact of having the team’s title stripped.
8:50 a.m. Matt and Maze finish taking calls from listeners. Matt then wraps up the show.