HuffPost Live: Christian Lassiter talking about the shooting of Kimani Gray
This morning, our very own Christian Lassiter appeared live on HuffPost Live to talk about the Kimani Gray killing by the NYPD in Brooklyn last weekend. As you can see, Christian did a fabulous job in this very important and critical conversation about the NYPD’s campaign to target young Black and Latino men in low income communities.
Hosted by: Marc Lamont Hill
Gbenga Akinnagbe @GbengaAkinnagbe (New York, NY) Actor
Michael Skolnik @MichaelSkolnik (New York, NY) Editor-In-Chief of GlobalGrind.com
Christian Lassiter (New York, NY) Staff Attorney at the Bronx Defenders
Angella & Danroy Sr Henry @droy1280 (Boston, MA) Parents of Danroy “DJ” Henry, killed in 2010 by police
A riot broke out over the death of a teenager shot by the NYPD. Although he was armed, the neighborhood feels violated. Is the NYPD too disconnected from communities?
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Originally aired on March 15, 2013