- Should we raise the minimum driving age?
A new report by an auto safety group urges states to raise the age for getting a driver's license to 17 or even 18. They argue that raising the age would substantially reduce crashes involving teen drivers.9:06 a.m.
Russ Rader: With the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Arthur Goodwin: Senior research associate with the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center.
Rep. Kim Norton: DFL-Rochester, chief author of a bill that adopted a Graduated Drivers License standard for Minnesota. The bill also restricted night driving and passenger loads for newly licensed teen drivers.
- Protest as social action
During the Republican National Convention, 818 activists were arrested during street protests as well as preemptive raids. Midmorning examines the purpose of protest and explores its role in social movements.10:06 a.m.
T.V. Reed: Professor of English and American Studies at Washington State University. His latest book is "The Art of Protest: Culture and Activism from the Civil Rights Movement to the Streets of Seattle."
Dick Flacks: Retired professor of sociology at the University of California. He was also a founding member of Students for a Democratic Society.
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