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Examining Communities Divided by Race

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Examining Communities Divided by Race

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Examining Communities Divided by Race

Examining Communities Divided by Race

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The Raleigh-Durham community is divided when a young black woman accuses three white Duke students of rape. Guests examine how communities respond when a violent event pits neighbor against neighbor.

Guests:

Rev. James Smith, president of the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Durham and Vicinity

Rev. James Atterberry, co-chairperson, Governor's Task Force (prepared report presented to Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm following the 2003 Benton Harbor riots); pastor, Brotherhood Church of God in Christ, Benton Harbor, Mich.

Ilean Her, executive director of the Council on Asian-Pacific Minnesotans

Andrew Hacker, author of Two Nations: Black and White, Separate, Hostile and Unequal; professor at Queens College in New York