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This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at violence and the city and investigating the nature and effects of various types of urban warfare.
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Today’s break down: We hear from Dr. Heath Brown, assistant professor at John Jay College Of Criminal Justice, who has researched into the political mobilization of victims of hate crimes.
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Today: Wednesday May 13, 2015 – The Daily Beat went down The Murphy Institute for a conference on “Violence and The City”. At the panel discussion on immigrants, violence and policing, Dr. Brown discusses his paper entitled, “Crime and mobilization: How hate crimes relate to the mobilization of immigrants?”. We learn that many immigrant groups struggle to create political action and mobilization after such violence is placed on their community.
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