News With Ed -- August 15, 2017

China won’t allow regime change in N. Korea – fmr US diplomat

Now that the trash talk has cooled between North Korea and the US, is Kim Jong-un backing down from his threat to deploy “historic enveloping fire” on Guam, a US territory? Former US diplomat Jim Jatras joins “News with Ed” to argue that “when all is said and done, Korea is way over there” and that regional powers need to take the lead in keeping “the Hermit Kingdom” in check.

Charlottesville: Just the beginning?

The fatal political melee in Charlottesville, Virginia, may change the way race relations are viewed and dealt with in the US. The Justice Department has launched a civil rights investigation into James Alex Fields, Jr’s killing of Heather Heyer and injuring of 19 others. RT America’s Ashlee Banks reports on the aftermath of the Charlottesville violence and more controversial rallies on the horizon.