Racial Profiling and Civil Rights

Panelists talked about racial profiling, gun violence and advancing the civil rights movement in the aftermath of the killing of Trayvon… read more

Panelists talked about racial profiling, gun violence and advancing the civil rights movement in the aftermath of the killing of Trayvon Martin. Moderator Al Sharpton also interviewed the mother of Amadou Diallo and the former fiancée of Sean Bell who were both killed by New York Police Department officers in separate incidents. He also took questions from audience members, some of whom shared their personal stories involving police brutality and racial profiling. close

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Program ID:
305451-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 16, 2012

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  • Apr 16, 2012 | 4:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 16, 2012 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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