Thu, 08/06/2009 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Can talking about race make a difference? Jo Ann and Dave talk with the founders of the Restorative
Last month, President Obama sat down over beers with a Cambridge cop and a Harvard professor to talk about an ugly incident that brought home how deep racial tensions still run in our nation. The president saw the arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. by Sgt. James Crowly as a "teachable moment" that could help Americans in their struggle to understand race and its impacts. But can talking about race make a difference?