From The Newsroom: The Dallas City Council Compromises; N.W.A.'s Influence
The top local stories this morning from the KERA Newsroom: Yesterday’s Dallas City Council meeting was the first voting meeting since six new council members were sworn in. A vote on a measure by freshman council member Adam McGough may have signaled a different direction on the Trinity Parkway Project.
Jerome Weeks reviews a new stage play which imagines a post-apocalyptic world where survivors re-tell episodes of “The Simpsons” to pass the time.
Finally, our Big Screen team talks to a Dallas rapper about the enduring influence of N.W.A. ahead of the Friday release of a new biopic, “Straight Outta Compton.”
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