Not In Our Town: Light in the Darkness

Premiered September 2011

The story is set in Patchogue, New York, an ethnically diverse working class village in Suffolk County. In 2008, a series of attacks against Latino residents ended with the killing of 37 year-old Marcelo Lucero, an Ecuadorian immigrant who had lived in the village for 13 years. Seven local high school students arrested for the crime admitted they were "looking for a Mexican" to beat up. Over a two

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Not In Our Town: Light in the Darkness

A Hate Crime Spurs a Community to Confront Racism

The story of how a community comes together to confront racial intolerance.

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A Hate Crime Spurs a Community to Confront Racism

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Not In Our Town: Light in the Darkness

A Long Island Town Confronts Anti-Immigrant Violence

Residents of Patchogue, N.Y., come together to confront anti-immigrant violence.

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A Long Island Town Confronts Anti-Immigrant Violence

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