Mike Crossey, Nascar, Bubba Wallace discussed on AP News Radio

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Hi Mike Crossey reporting NASCAR bans the Confederate flag from its races and properties NASCAR the American racing circuit that was founded in the south has banned the Confederate flag from its races at properties in a statement Wednesday NASCAR said the Confederate flag runs contrary to our commitment to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for all fans our competitors and our industry earlier this week Bubba Wallace the only black driver on the NASCAR Cup series called for the Confederate flag to be banned from the sport the decision was announced hours before Wednesday night's race at Martinsville speedway in Virginia hi Mike Rossio hi Mike Rossi a reporting Wichita state university's president is under fire after canceling a speech by Ivanka trump the Kansas board of regents met to discuss the fate of Wichita State University president Jay golden Wednesday amid a backlash over his decision to cancel a speech by Ivanka trump last Thursday just hours after announcing trump would give a virtual speech for the WSU tech graduation golden cancelled the speech after a professor's open letter of protest drew nearly 500 signatures if I could trumpet visited WSU tech last fall to promote its training programs former board member Steve Clark sent a letter Monday calling for golden's ouster hi Mike Rossi up

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