Race and Justice: Is This a Tipping Point?

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Members of the Georgetown University basketball team line up for the national anthem wearing 'I Can't Breathe' t-shirts to honor Eric Garner, who died while being placed in a police chokehold.

Protests are ongoing, and the national conversation is focused for the moment on race and justice. But is it just a fleeting moment or a tipping point that’ll lead to real change? Plus: The WNYC data news team analyzes data around race and who gets charged with resisting arrest; Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson reflects on possible racial bias in the criminal justice system; talking to children about race, bias and justice; and John Jay Professor David Kennedy discusses initiatives that aim to relieve tension between communities of color and the police.