by Brian A. Wilkins
Shannon McDonald of Temple University.
This young woman and I have something in common that breeds instant respect: we were both journalism students at universities in large metropolitan areas. Temple University in Philadelphia, and apparently all others good journalism schools, requires its students to write some sort of police story before you can graduate. Shannon McDonald was a senior this past February when she did a ride-along with Philadelphia cop William Thrasher. Ms. McDonald would learn and report something that is all too familiar to “blacks” and Latinos in the USA, but dismissed in Euro-American … Read Entire Article