Gerald Landsberg

New York University

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Professor of Social Work at New York University

Gerald Landsberg on KCRW

Last year in Fullerton, California police officers beat a homeless schizophrenic into a coma.

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Last year in Fullerton, California police officers beat a homeless schizophrenic into a coma.

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