Activists and Mayor Struggling to End Black, Hispanic Student Brawls in Los Angeles Public High Schools

June 2005
Black Issues in Higher Education;6/30/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p15
Reports on the efforts to end violence between African American and Hispanic students in public high schools in Los Angeles, California. Participation of actor Louis Gossett Jr. in an event that call for an end to youth and gang violence; Background on a brawling incident at Jefferson High School; Action taken by Los Angeles city mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on the incident.


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