Street Beat

STREET BEAT: ‘Should students be returning to campuses?’

Honesty and Promise Los Angeles “I think kids should be back in school so they can learn and be smart. I wish that people could go...

‘Should President Trump select the next Supreme Court justice?’

STREET BEAT Bruce Williams. Los Angeles “Not this close to the election, no. They’re always talking about how they’re representing the people, so they need to let...

‘Do you think the November election will be fair?’

STREET BEAT Govanna M. Los Angeles “I don’t think it will be fair because of the president. I think that he’s doing everything in his power to...

‘Should celebrities use their influence to bring about change?’

STREET BEAT Laura Campfield Los Angeles “Yes, because they have a platform and people listen to them. Everybody’s trying to be an influencer. They’re already built-in as...

‘Should the government bail out the U.S. Postal Service?’

STREET BEAT Janet Curry Playa del Rey “Yes.  I think the post office is a very important component. They already have a system set up where we...

‘Should landlords forgive delinquent rents during COVID-19?’

STREET BEAT Tawana Caldwell Los Angeles “I do think landlords should have some type of consideration for the tenants. … I think the landlord should be compensated...

‘Is $600 a week too much for unemployment insurance?’

STREET BEAT Rick Porter Gardena “No. It’s the same amount from the previous stimulus plan and it should be maintained because people should be allowed to survive...

‘Should the government issue a second stimulus check?’

STREET BEAT Antonia M. Routt Los Angeles “I think it would be absolutely important to receive an additional stimulus check since initially we believed the pandemic would...

‘Should schools reopen in August under current conditions?’

STREET BEAT Kyia J. Culver City “Absolutely not. I don’t have children of my own, but I would personally be very afraid for the safety of my...

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