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Jack McDevitt gives a seminar on hate crimes in Boston
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[Seminar on hate crimes in Boston]
Original Airdate: 3/27/1989

Length: 00:02:43
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Hope Kelly reports on the incidence of hate crimes in Boston. Kelly explains that hate crimes are defined as incidents of racial violence; she cites statistics that illustrate how hate crimes have affected various racial and ethnic groups. Kelly's report includes footage of Jack McDevitt (Center for Applied Research, Northeastern University) giving a seminar on hate crimes in Boston. The small audience includes uniformed police officers. McDevitt says that most hate crimes are not initially categorized as such by police officers. McDevitt talks about the seriousness of hate crimes. He notes that all racial and ethnic groups are affected. Kelly's report includes shots of Boston residents on the streets and shots from a moving car of downtown Boston in the evening.

Contributor : Reporter
Hope Kelly
Format : Tape 6407   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 102964 
VHS cassette 105330 
Betacam cassette 105350 
digital betacam cassette 105349 

Subject : Keywords
Hate crimes
Race relations

Subject : Personal Names
Kelly, Hope
McDevitt, Jack

Type : Genre
News - Television

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