From the Streets to the White House: Black and Latino Race Relations

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LA Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and LAPD Chief William Bratton have been reluctant to attribute gang murders to racial animosity. Eighty-seven percent of the suspects in Latino killings are Latinos; sixty-five percent of suspects in black killings are black. But after a recent spate of vicious attacks reported nation-wide, they conceded there has been a racial element at play.
Credits

Guests:
Fernando Guerra - Loyola Marymount University - @LMU_CSLA, Joe Hicks - Community Advocates - @Project21News, Rick Orlov - Los Angeles Daily News - @Rickorlov, Khalid Shah - Executive Director of 'Stop The Violence, Increase The Peace'; Chair of the Regional Violence Prevention Coalition

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Karen Radziner, Frances Anderton