John Howell: Essential Cuts (8/5): The Return of Christopher Columbus and the Demise of “Batgirl”
-Ron Onesti, President of the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans, joins to discuss their proposed plan to return and protect the Christopher Columbus statues in Chicago.
-Jay Tcath, Executive Vice President at the Jewish United Fund, calls in to discuss an interactive public art display about gun violence at their office in the Loop.
-ABC News Legal Analyst, Royal Oakes, has the very latest on Alex Jones’ legal proceedings.
-Jason Nathanson has the scoop on the new Brad Pitt flick, “Bullet Train,” and why “Batgirl” was shelved $90 million into the movie.