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In The News
Journalists from broadcast, cable, print, and online sources turn to Bedrosian faculty for their expertise, as resources to inform complex policy issues. Here are links to some of the pieces in which our faculty are quoted.
U.S. Congresswoman Karen Bass spoke at a USC School of Public Policy event on Feb. 2 to raise awareness about an FBI document that she is strongly concerned will lead to police violence against young black activists.Professor Erroll Southers led an open discussion with the Democratic House representative from California in a forum presented by two centers at the Price School — the Safe Communities Institute and the Bedrosian Center on Governance.
Los Angeles Daily News quoted Erroll Southers of the USC Price School about the recent reports that the average number of deputy-involved shootings by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department dropped significantly in the last year.
La Opinion quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School about the likelihood Congress will pass legislation to protect the Dreamers. “Part of the problem is that there is support for the dreamers, but there is not the same level of popular support to maintain the government closure in exchange for the Dream Act and that was…
Reuters quoted Erroll Southers of the USC Price School about President Donald Trump’s ability to shelter himself from political fallout by delegitimizing the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department.
The Daily Beast quoted Erroll Southers of the USC Price School on why the FBI Director should be prepared to resign if a classified memo is released that questions the legitimacy of the bureau. New York Magazine cited Souther’s comments. “Given the climate and the recent activities, going as far back as Director Comey’s departure,…
KPCC-FM’s “AirTalk” interviewed Jody Armour of the USC Gould School about a suit alleging Walmart unfairly discriminates by imposing stricter security procedures for products targeted to black Americans.