[Interview with Howie Carr and Byron Rushing]
Original Airdate: 10/25/1989
Item Type: newstape - edited story master
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Description : Abstract
Christopher Lydon interviews in-studio guests Howie Carr (columnist, The Boston Herald) and Byron Rushing (State Representative) about the murder of Carol Stuart (Reading resident) in Mission Hill. Carr talks about criticism received by the Boston Herald for running a brutal photograph of the murder. Rushing and Carr talk about how to solve the problem of violence on the streets. Rushing accuses city officials of making policy "based on frustration." He adds that the government must focus on the root of the problem. Rushing and Carr agree talk about class and race issues surrounding media response to the murder. Rushing says that education and community development will help to stop violence on the streets.
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Contributor : Interviewee
Subject : Keywords
African American politicians
Subject : Personal Names
Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston Herald, The
Subject : Geographic Locations
Mission Hill (Boston, Mass.)
Type : Genre
News - Television
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