Thursday, January 31, 2008

Racial Tensions at Kennedy High School

There were many instances of racially motivated fights at LA high schools over the past few years. The below link is just the latest example.


Colin Wright said...

This has been going on in LA schools for a long time. Twenty five years ago, a teacher observed to me that whenever the percentage of the smaller group at a Black/Hispanic school rose above a certain threshold (he put it at 10%), racial violence always broke out.

It happens outside schools as well. It's been going on in Oakland for the last decade or two -- as Hispanics move into a once Black-dominated city. However, the media prefers to overlook it.

American Goy said...

I got here from Mr. Silverstein's blog Tikun Olam and all I gotta say to Mr. Gerstenfeld the "media expert" and these 'bad news blogs' is....


Thank you for the best laugh I had all week!