The Closing of Mount Ida College! Mount Ida College recently closed their school suddenly to sell it to UMass Amherst, which has outraged many students and local politicians. Deans from the struggling UMass Boston campus have stated that “students might see this purchase as diminishing the value of their UMass Boston degree.” Joining Dan in the NightSide studio are two students from Mount Ida College and a parent to express their dismay. Do you think UMass Amherst is in the wrong for this purchase, or will it benefit Mount Ida students in the long run? Call in and join the conversation!
Mourning the Loss of a Yarmouth Officer Officer Sean Gannon was an eight-year police veteran killed in the line of duty yesterday serving a warrant to Thomas Latanowich. Latanowich is a career criminal with a long rap sheet of over 100 charges from assault to drug possession. This incident is a reminder of the sacrifice police officers make in protecting their community. How can someone with his lengthy criminal record consistently have his charges dropped only to roam the streets freely? Do you think our justice system is broken? Call in with your take and be heard.
Comey vs. Trump! Ex-FBI Director James Comey has made serious implications of President Trump being possibly involved with Russian prostitutes and likened him to a “mob boss” in an upcoming ABC interview. President Trump has tried to nip this in the bud by tweeting his fiery brand of tweets, going to say that Comey is a “LEAKER & LIAR” to “It was my great honor to fire James Comey!” Who do you believe is telling the truth? Did Comey go too far with his suggestion? Tune in and call the show to share your thoughts.