Street Beat

‘How do you feel about Derek Chauvin’s conviction?’

STREET BEAT Gina Johnson Los Angeles ‘Great. It won’t change anything, but at least he’s going to jail.” Kevin Davis Los Angeles “It’s about time. I hope this sends a...

‘What gun law changes would you like to see made?’

STREET BEAT David Lewis Los Angeles “I don’t really think guns are the problem. People are the problem. … You have to look at who is shooting...

‘Should all Minneapolis police officers receive the same sentence?

STREET BEAT Dr. Perry Crouch Los Angeles “Yes, because they were standing around when people were telling Derek Chauvin to take his knee off George Floyd’s neck....

‘Should the cash bail system be discontinued?’

STREET BEAT Ronda Dixon Los Angeles “Yes, because the system favors people who can post cash bail. I’m a criminal lawyer and I get people that may...

‘What would you say to people who hesitate to get vaccinated?’

STREET BEAT Armand Delgado Los Angeles “I say ‘Get it. What are you waiting for?’ The more people that get the shot, the faster we can get...

‘Is the new $1,400 stimulus check enough?’

STREET BEAT David Yarbrough Los Angeles “I don’t think it’s enough. People have been out of work for a long time and $1,400 is not going to...

‘What should schools teach about women’s history?’

STREET BEAT Terry Keith Los Angeles “That the accomplishments of women are everywhere. Women’s history is American history. It’s world history. I think women’s contributions are especially...

‘Besides COVID-19, what issue most concerns you?’

STREET BEAT Malik Walker Los Angeles “Schools. I’m a school district worker. I feel our community could get better through schools. … I think the community should...

‘What should students know about Black History?’

STREET BEAT Dr. Laura McGowan-Robinson Los Angeles “Our history did not just start with slavery. We come from a continent that is rich in culture and heritage....

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