Here and Now Thursday: Judy Green's Ethics Hearing, Southern Storms, Veracity in Creative Nonfiction
Here’s what we have planned for today at 1pm: A hearing into allegations surrounding Metro Councilwoman Judy Green is underway at this hour at Metro Hall. WFPL’s Political Editor Phillip M. Bailey is there covering the hearing live on our Twitter feed @wfplnewsand he’ll speak with us live to bring us up to speed.The death toll is still climbing as search and recovery efforts continue in five southern states after a series of tornadoes swept through yesterday. More than 120 people were killed in Alabama alone. We’ll get the latest from the scene, and some perspective on these storms.And as news surfaces today of more inaccuracies in Greg Mortenson’s book “Three Cups of Tea,” we’ll talk to a Kentucky author about the sometimes complicated relationship between storytelling and truthtelling.