Mr. Schultz said in a statement of his own that his show would focus on such issues as health care, the 2016 election and "the corporate effort to ship jobs overseas" that "threatens the middle class in America."
"I mean, it would take a brave person to do something like that," he noted. "I know the right wing's gonna think I'm crazy for saying that, but if you really want change, you have to institutionally show it to the people that you want to do this. And that would be part of a big social engineering project if Ferguson's going to turn around. That's how I see it."