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Monday’s Show: Ex-Felons As Candidates, And Embedded With White Supremacists (Dec. 2, 2019)

On Monday’s Houston Matters: The latest on the runoff race for Houston City Council District B, the latest efforts to treat HIV/AIDS, lessons from six years studying white supremacist groups, and the latest on Houston sports.

On Monday’s Houston Matters: A city council election is raising questions about how Texas law restores the rights of convicted felons and how the state fits in with a national trend to destigmatize involvement in the criminal justice system. We get the latest on the runoff race for Houston City Council District B:

Also this hour: Sunday was World AIDS Day, and we learn about the latest efforts to treat – and possibly even prevent – HIV from two researchers at UTHealth:

Then, journalist Vegas Tenold tells us what he learned from six years studying white supremacist groups up close. He wrote a book about the experience called Everything You Love Will Burn:

And Jeff Balke updates us on Houston sports:

 

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