Opinion Street Beat

STREET BEAT: ‘George Zimmerman won’t face civil rights charges. What’s next?’

Compiled by Shawnte Passmore and Gary McCarthy in Leimert Park Village

Tyrone Augustine South L.A. “It’s time for us to take a stand now. Now is the time to support one another and have each other’s back because we see the legal system does not care about us.”
Tyrone Augustine
South L.A.
“It’s time for us to take a stand now. Now is the time to support one another and have each other’s back because we see the legal system does not care about us.”
Trevon Williams Los Angeles “How are we going to get better amongst ourselves if we’re the ones killing ourselves? That happens a lot.”
Trevon Williams
Los Angeles
“How are we going to get better amongst ourselves if we’re the ones killing ourselves? That happens a lot.”
Dana McCoy  South L.A. “I think the best way to respond … is to have more action as far as boycotting businesses that are [benefiting from] the black community.”
Dana McCoy
South L.A.
“I think the best way to respond … is to have more action as far as boycotting businesses that are [benefiting from] the black community.”