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Living Room – July 12, 2007

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The First International Copwatch Conference this weekend. Plus: San Francisco’s Chinatown, from the 50’s to today where immigration is not assimilation. With host Kris Welch.

Guests: Big Man Howard, former Black Panther, keynoter at Copwatch conference
Andrea Pritchett, Berkeley Copwatch
"It started in Berkeley in 1990, now it’s nationwide and holding a conference: Copwatch, dedicated to citizen monitoring of police."
William Poy Lee, author (The Eighth Promise: An American Son’s Tribute to His Toisanese Mother)
William Poy Lee was born and grew up in S.F.’s Chinatown, His story takes him, and his mother, back to the village and clan cultural beliefs she brought with her as an immigrant.