THURSDAY 10/28 (from 05/18/21) Today on HERE & THERE: The New York City Police Department says it hates the choke hold, but Topher Sanders of Pro Publica says the NYPD can't quite stop cops from using it. The Department banished a reforming boss from his big job at Police Plaza and put him in charge of street patrols in Staten Island. The critic quit. Silence reigned and nothing changed. The story in depth on HERE & THERE, right after the 4 o’clock news.
Trinity At 75: A Series By Dennis Carroll
This year is the 75th anniversary of the Trinity Test in southern New Mexico. It was the first detonation of a nuclear device—the unleashing of the unholy might of the tiny atom. To mark the occasion, reporter Dennis Carroll, in an ongoing series of reports, examines what we have learned about the changing attitudes, the shroud of secrecy, claims of bad science and the apparent utter disregard for Trinity’s neighbors that now surround the test and its aftermath decades later.