Derek Watson http://kgou.org en World Views: October 4, 2013 http://kgou.org/post/world-views-october-4-2013 <p></p><p></p><p>Suzette Grillot and Rebecca Cruise discuss the foreign policy implications of the partial federal government shutdown, and the lingering effects of last month&#39;s mall shooting in Nairobi on Kenya&#39;s tourism industry and political stability.</p><p>Later, Suzette talks with Reggie Whitten, the founder of the Oklahoma City-based charity <a href="http://prosforafrica.com">Pros for Africa</a>. His foundation works closely with <a href="http://archive.kgou.org/index.php?news-management&amp;action=view_news&amp;news_id=4418&amp;a=1">Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe</a>, a nun from Uganda who operates a school for children affected by Joseph Kony&#39;s Lord&#39;s Resistance Army.</p><p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 19:52:48 +0000 Suzette Grillot, Rebecca Cruise & Brian Hardzinski 14767 at http://kgou.org World Views: October 4, 2013 Son’s Tragic Death Inspires Oklahoma Father’s International Activism http://kgou.org/post/son-s-tragic-death-inspires-oklahoma-father-s-international-activism <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In February 2002, Reggie </span>Whitten<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><a href="http://ndepth.newsok.com/brandons-story/" style="line-height: 1.5;">lost his 25-year-old son Brandon</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in a motorcycle accident after his son became addicted to prescription medication. For months, </span>Whitten<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> felt lost, and said he had no reason to live.</span></p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:39:40 +0000 Brian Hardzinski & Suzette Grillot & Matt Addison 14675 at http://kgou.org Son’s Tragic Death Inspires Oklahoma Father’s International Activism