Our weekly roundup of the quirky, profound, and unexpected things we heard on the Lopate Show this week.
“A lot of them take heroin, smoke opium and weed –during fire fights.” – Journalist Ben Anderson on the insurgents in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province.
Rodney King on the Trayvon Martin shooting: “It’s easy to kill a black man, a black kid also, these days and get away with it because it's been going on so long. He deserves justice. ... His family deserves justice."