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Roundtable: Top Stories Of 2019

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, center in orange shirt, partic...

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Above: Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, center in orange shirt, participates in a Youth Climate Strike outside the United Nations, Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 in New York.

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We look back at some of the biggest stories from the past year with our panel of San Diego journalists.

Aired: December 27, 2019 | Transcript

Roundtable Guests:

Phil Blauer, anchor, Fox 5

Andrew Bowen, reporter, KPBS News

Lorie Hearn, executive director, inewsource

Maya Srikrishnan, reporter, Voice of San Diego

Climate change, immigration, gun violence, politics and affordability dominated the headlines in 2019. On a special year-end edition of KPBS Roundtable, we talk about the big stories from the past year and how they were covered by local news outlets. We also look ahead to how these issues will evolve in 2020.

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Roundtable is a lively discussion of the week's top stories. Local journalists join host Mark Sauer to provide insight into how these stories affect residents of the San Diego region.

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