Texas Standard for August 26, 2015
Two Virginia journalists were shot dead during a live TV broadcast today, opening new conversations around violence and the media. We’ll speak with a journalism professor about the ethics of airing video of the shooting. Plus: The battle over the Alamo in 2015 — pitting the Daughters of the Republic of Texas against the general land office. And: Gas prices — why are they higher some places than others and how low could they go? Also: Saving historic theaters in Texas. New landfill technology. W.F. Strong on Austin’s moontowers. Hear all that and more on Wednesday’s Texas Standard.