Listen Up Northwest program 54: Black on Black violence

Listen Up! Northwest is a collaboratively produced radio magazine featuring stories of communities in action throughout the Northwest. Each broadcast highlights the work of skilled community radio producers and artists from our region, including Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.

Listen Up! Northwest program 54 focuses on Black-on-Black violence. In the last three decades, 94% of African-American homicide victims were murdered by other African-Americans. Hear what motivates black-on-black violence and the steps being taken to address its causes. (Sarah Sternau, Voices of Diversity, KBCS Seattle)

Music by DJ B-Girl, Daniel Anderson, Aja West and the Mackrosoft.

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Listen Up! NW is produced by Yuko Kodama at KBCS for Reclaim the Media, and distributed by the Northwest Community Radio Network.

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