Airtalk for October 3, 2013

Book of Matt tells a different story about the murder of Matthew Shepard

The Book of Matt

The story of Matthew Shepard’s brutal murder in Laramie Wyoming 15 years ago caught the world’s attention and brought about a national conversation about gay hatred in the U.S. Stephen Jimenez’s book, “The Book of Matt: Hidden Truths About the Murder of Matthew Shepard” tells a bit of a different story about the circumstances surrounding Shepard’s murder.

Jimenez researched the incident for over a decade and uncovered a story that was less about homosexuality than drug dealing and a methamphetamine epidemic  in the Midwest.

Guest:

Stephen Jimenez, author, “The Book of Matt”


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