A Video Briefing by Azi Paybarah (Capital New York)
For more than two hours last Friday night (May 3, 2013), a predominantly African-American audience in southeast Queens heard a debate about why the recent tide of corruption allegations in New York has so disproportionately affected officials and operatives who are black or Latino.
Was there just a momentary concentration of documentable acts of corruption among black and Latino officials? Or have those officials (and for that matter New York’s top Asian-American official, John Liu) been victims of an unfair focus by prosecutors?
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