We talk about cops in schools — the role that they play, the limits they should have and whether it’s a good idea to have them there in the first place. Plus, a soul food tour of the south...with a few stops up north. And we hear the details of the budget passed by Chicago's city council Wednesday. And a conversation with Ira Glass about the evolution of This American Life.
The Chicago Transit Authority has managed to avoid fare hikes and service cuts for another year, but it still needs Illinois' deadlocked state government to chip in 20% of the CTA’s nearly $1.5 billion budget.