May 4, 2016|
Tommy talks to Captain Black, an anti-crime activist, about the violence in New Orleans.
Tommy talks to Kevin in Metairie about his wife's need for medication to cope with constant, chronic pain.
Tommy talks to WWL-TV reporter Meg Farris about a new report that New Orleans had more drug-related deaths than homicides.
Tommy talks to State Representative Cameron Henry about the current state and the future of TOPS.
Tommy talks to David Howard, Professor in the Dept. of Health Policy and Management at Emory University, about the state of Obamacare going forward.
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And isn't Exxon is summoning good and address of every time somebody speaks the truth. They get cut off like Chris that's why things are the way they are nobody will stand up and face the truth. One I just admit that thugs are the problem the only way to solve the problem is to eliminate the cause. Which is what I did I cut him off because he burst yeah so for those that wanna call and incurs Steven mine you're gonna be cut off as well. It probably slipped out of his mouth but I still can't errands so before you start thinking conspiracy. I think about in your mouth. Here's one thing and take a phone call here and assaying and don't talk to cap black. Hum at this whole word. Disrespect. It seems like the definition for that has become cheaper and cheaper and cheaper. As large Genesis I know when this song respect. Aretha Franklin sings about gimme my proper is when I come home which. Was then corrupted into props. Which is coming as a muddy props for doing in his. And then all of a sudden it became disrespect where if you are doing anything. That I don't like your disrespecting me if you are anywhere. I don't like you to be year disrespecting me. Ya and therefore they can lead to a beating gore gunplay shark night and see if you if you are out in a social setting. And somebody comes up and says say how much you paid at tram to be with you well. That's disrespectfully. And assailants and is let in terms of hum. I don't know in in terms of just because you looked the wrong way you're disrespecting somebody who think their could be part of the issues about Clarence who Wallin you're under the W out morning new loans east. Make. A couple comments on here are my first comment is. I'm I'm. An. You're speed limit in the battling your track. But thank you. Should we it'd Colleen the drastic tip of the day would easily. Track. It. So what I. Want to borrow against mentally between noon time about the other thing. Okay do. Respect what are out for. Me okay where are you that I was yeah yeah. Mailed response units that you're born with so little respect. George quote when it took part minority children well that. So everything. At. And partly down will be. What. So are free the slaves we need a president that it was preparation. Forty acres of new we will. Respect level that they're. I Clarence classic isn't so you rate thirteen coming back talking to captain black and you. At T six 187 anybody channel four video. An Italian. I don't CIA ever fix and his ability yet for the rest. The civilization when you go to what Clarence you set about. You know you feel like you lose and everything you know and how to lose and some you being disrespect did it. Right to access honestly don't have people aren't concerned their. Don't realize that you know I'd go a lot of living between Vienna ramps are an athlete. And dying on the street. And I think city you can't legislate Heatley be good parents. Thing it's hopeless maybe not we'll see Tommy Tucker back in a clenched at WL. 8:17 am leg joins us right now as we discuss the channel's board videos that is the entire city. Tom speaking we will talk to Erik Paulsen at 9 o'clock and I'm really implored to talk in LT a Phillips is a mother of four sons who were killed by gun violence in mourning Tim lack. Under a deal well tell people why you have been on a wild with us at least why you say that. Greetings so yeah well if you referenced the video. Or. Lines are also Robin regardless musical object. Violence strategy did not incite more belligerent. And will be available Webb your conservative. Or disorder. And that's something not that we can agree you love what you believe so and so what you believe in prevention and intervention that's common ground problems. I'd say you saw the channel four video did you nine. And is that a scene that would play out in any big city is Edison a scene that is. Unique to do 12 new long ones and Bo will you thoughts when you saw it. I've seen scenes like it's something that happens throughout the cultural and no is not unique to your problems and interestingly enough. It would look illustrates so close the gentleman in an abuse. Had no duty to retreat when I am shall coming in with Brittany now of course. The vote the video and audio portion of it was about social conservative. But any time before. Any the menacing language. Will elevate it and of course just a total of Israel's. You seem like a real one guy tried appointed doubters Compton they got it was doing the Beaton said back off. And it seems like he went for the gun and I don't know when to when exactly was spotted what do you think the guy. They got beaten up tried to pull a gun or was it only after the other guy tried to take. And yes I. I ask captain because it would it would mean. That is this guy could've gotten the gun again a white teacher ruby did. Not a as a guy on the white T shirt book the local boards and ignorant. Possibly the report possibly cameraman apartment and mail it to the more memorable bunch of possibilities fortunately. No lights. Or hippie riding on the marbles would not have been able to stop them establish some instances Speedo. Individual. On the ground series. And those that said the guy in the white teachers escalated it. Don't think so I think they're guys that got beaten up eventually with a gun. Need to continue to come many many seem to be getting angrier and angrier the more he spoke. They. To quote you mr. And it doesn't like people adults have there are some things he owns a pet rules state about it. He doesn't pay Ramon. He contributes not that you actually. Yesterday instigating violence. And on in this instance -- work. You know like the paper maybe learn life lesson about. 00. In terms of mom. You know we've we've heard so much about take back their country should the argument of dinner should be. You know it's micro macro ocean the discussion should have been take back their streets. Subject to being an old girl and the number took on new rules that all is local legal issues. Regarding. Or you don't group. Opportunity. That's local community as a magic. Also gardens mansion on the merit of suspected perks as shown week in neutral. No durable. Your neighborhood. Your community is ultimately your responsibility. Should the people's tax. Oh those are on the Bart player roll through it that the usual level which. Only take a break when we come back gum only continue the conversation with you if you have any questions. Captain black T 60187. Inkjet numbers and you'll take those. And you know I don't want to do about the old disrespect thing. Because it seems like now over a group of people that are purportedly so tough it seems as though they're pretty ski thin skinned. When it comes to dig get it and their feelings hurt Ambien is respected. And the other question is the follow up on what you said. When you said good morning fellow hostages. Is it the tantamount almost having. And inner city I Asus taking over a block. And trying to establish not a talented but their own. Way of doing things their own little criminal empire guess age when he two more when we come back. When I hear from yells Susie so 187 he. Heidi Tony seven Tommy Tucker captain black anti crime activist and captain black you know do you ever get accused of thank Jesus term being in a local Tom and have people realize that you're trying to protect everybody. Well and black really matter. Then it mattered were the ones. You were in the chilling examples anybody you know so yeah were small mines making even small state. So what do you do you know we looked at this video we were all shocked by it perhaps you warrant is you've seen this play out allied. The only guess I would ask you we have we kidding ourselves about. What it's really like any inner city and were also shocked and appalled because. In on mention necessarily those of you that have not been enough flight that's one of fighters like it's not well you know low Moya and and somebody else Pacquiao moving around the ring and died that's solidified his liked. So go ahead. He got in the if you weren't that man. It's not insane you get beat down it's not you know punch and Jay Evans. And dance and we. You know the collegial courtroom borrow as saying nice things you don't know about. Book. Command to doe PO GB but well written O war going. The community and capitals to and people are nearly pontificate. And speculate you've got to see first. The real. On March. On the evidence that's what people say in the industry. On the daily breeze the child bone school the market China goal in our groceries a little later. It might be walking home from church. Best seat potential though it'll target either you can never predict weather person gunning down. About. That is a human in these parks and it opens the Rezko. Captain politics. Politics and calls we use I would ask you to hang on show and again I want to get back to the ices. Comparison in terms of you know his criminal enterprise that that in essence as you said good morning fellow hostages. Today in over a neighborhood whether you like it or not establishing their own crime cal state if you will. And I. I will say so jealously a cash are ready to go through mr. rumba was. And in their pursuit of money. They don't care how many people get richer or procurement people get addicted and Jeremy in mobile and a lot particular their children because they're assuming. Have more than half also that span lead us matters. They are hooked in terms of money and selling as well. Again tonight. 83 will be back fascinating conversation and again I wanna remind you at 9 o'clock we'll talk to Eric Olsen. And who's a friend and Althea Phillips I'm really Anderson talked and this lady she'd lost four sons. Killed by gun violence now. I think for any parent. Losing a child is the worst possible thing that you fear or they redundancy. To have four sons taken away from you. As a human being. Regardless of the circumstances. You have to feels and compassion. For this woman who will find out more. After the 9 o'clock news right now time for them WL first news and for that we go to David Blake thank you David captain black withers and anti crime activist who happens to be. In case you couldn't tell from his name I'm presumed to have been black. Yeah. The last time I looked and I'll have to in Naples yet again that in the world could be years. Pretty intuitive guy and a no wait a minute now that word right there divide like Gil and the inner neighborhood first off. You mentioned draw exit is it always about drugs how uncommon of a thing was this captured. On the video was a likelihood dilemma go driving through. I don't know gimme some neighborhoods and I'm neither see the same thing or being in danger. This place hostility. As then exacerbated because of the drug trade. Is there separate from the drug trade and all you a lot of angry people. Would it. Very low ball control and dole conflict resolution and my friends out there who believe in prevention. And it intervention and it mentoring. Here will explore caves where. Your methods and my methods in united it will clear. The guy who came out and make them for a didn't even a modicum of control respect all the people and he got over. Is did you ask for the wrap around from around the pressure. You rehabilitated on the go that to not least. And that is exactly. What I was gonna ask you next to his mentoring I mean is going to be an age limit on that right enemy did this guy. That started the trouble and on and I think about the other guy. But if they get in her own hands and you Tony five years old can you be mentored then and is there any credence to what I said about. Either way I go ordered all way to get the rat lifestyle a big rap star or athlete lifestyle. Even on better rap star or an athlete and I'm no seriously am I good enough to either one of those they I'd love to. The play any NBA you know I mean being a sit com or even a game show host but I'm not. So I realize there's a lot of living between. Bad. And death and it seems like somehow the message has not gotten through. To some of the people that. You don't have to have five escalade to be happy and in Osama had that edges and die how you get that message there. You go group. Round. You've got a lawyer broke. People wore in the junior you are confidence from their Condo. Become you know do. Vacations. Those domain and serving that live in the industry. They are mentoring young people on a daily show with there own work Obama mediate disputes. Open them. It'll make you more than perhaps some of them are so. Oh. On the prevention. And showing on people the rubio. Chip ruby's feet for that because if you Butler. Is. Not only option you know ma ma raised concern as notable. Is an intro today. Perhaps by people well intentioned office about people's war that the best you can could be. There's so and consequently. What we need to do as UB pretty quiet. The program recipient. The reentry. Participant which you know you know there are some. Gardening your life like the people government you're Jerusalem. Is kind of pushed to grow from program a program that. The vibrant than ever argue that you were no moral. Did you bring your life. If we can't change that or break in there and seeing. Channel four schools are gonna be change there. Kevin black you know he started with us here in the morning Liane and edgy on them enough and we try to set some up Lou we check in with you pretty often aren't. Have a today. Entered Dodi was their lives I join to push for some. Sure as WBO. Dot Blogspot dot com then Leo. My group. SW has secured equipment so that unites people who believe and so for people who believe they mentoring and education reform that we try. 25 common growth in India to be well. Thank you sir I think you are the definition of courage and I mean it sincerely. Have a good day. Jet black anti crime activist more calls we come back. At 2601878. Tommy Tucker don't let that channel four video which really. Is proof of what a lot of people. This thing goes on any inner city police officers have a lot of improved but I think to Los sometimes it is an abstract. Concept. Well what you saw is the reality the real what happens. Every day in the city will be back that it have you know. 85010s a minor conversation continues about the video. It's on DeVon WL TV dot com you have to find it mints on the front the music nearly misses. It is disturbing if you know he realizes not TV does not see this guy. Ninth Ward or wherever this was real. And India any kind of neighborhood like this in new rom. And any kind of crime like this in your neighborhood. Let me go quickly to ten in Maryland they tenure and WL. Good morning. Good morning sir Paul and Miley you. Well there will tell me it's a nominee. Well my mother's. Around the corner from there. From acting in it was really striking to me. Because that election in your verdict on that and those of Seoul and Tokyo where and on site. No idea I'd known it neighborhood. People in the neighborhood. In a strange being in there keep Porsche about it because it now and it. I am a lawyer in practice and want to inhuman not to. And join Serbia with dark captain blacks sometime ago and. Our round. That people really cute. They don't get it we have not getting your expectations of people in our community and it doesn't matter which color would not setting expectations were not challenged. Go get a job be artwork can be productive it's kind of like well you know it's we can get. It is not getting by pop out widget on their education dot com are close and personal in sheet. What is going on in if you look at what the gentleman on my chair did he basically on the lead and the law. Used force to protect themselves Ann Arbor and he had every right to do so because critical. On the ball now the gentleman sitting down with a grant quote cheap you're telling him trying to change. I wanna do something else I'm potted. Where. We ought. The active issues would outlaw the stakeholders when other people saying hey we need some content transitional programs. In war. Assistance to people who do want to do that would do change clearly telling you they want to do not all of these it. Don't hear that it is mixed it's not at all all of these guys on the street law could go sport in all some good guy that you can learn and do. And they're they ought. There was one outward NC was don't party programs long term as well. When it's it was in the in the houses get broken into odd and it the bull well went to school with some if you listen. Is this well those folks got to come to bring. Can keep this under control GQ and take care what the to straighten. Out twenty very you know at area. Notching gusto. Communication need. Can I improve more rounded time and I'll be called the mayor drew quick. It is is there anywhere but jail for some of these people that simply saying go as we talk about warehousing prisoners but Yemeni choice. For the for the gentleman came in this story directors you know I don't think he has all of Kabul for him because he's including unreachable. Got to thank you 854. Rams are winning him more time to end please come back. Six point nine time now that a debut of traffic. I think that's congratulate Bonnie champion just in time for Mother's Day when housecleaning in the maids. That'd 400 dollars listen tomorrow for another two and two and a great if your mom from DeVon have you down money and keep that for yourself if you like. Ability you know there close and join us and we demand along with LT Phillips. As a human being you get a feel for this woman who lost so four sons. From gun violence who mentioned that poor children whatever the reason back in a flash of them.