Archives: racial profiling

Talking Race in the 21st Century

Racial relations in this country have certainly come a long way in the past 50 years, but conversations about race can still be uncomfortable and difficult to navigate. This hour, we’ll discuss the conversations we’re having personally, and in the media, about racial divides.

Racial Profiling in a “Post-Racial” America

The word “race” hasn’t been mentioned much in the trial of George Zimmerman, the man accused of killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year. But the issue of racial profiling is an elephant in the courtroom. This hour we’ll talk to subjects of a recent profiling incident in Ohio, and get an expert perspective on why prejudice won’t let go.