During BET Experience 2013 weekend in Los Angeles, the League of Young Voters, BET and Snoop Lion hosted “No Guns Allowed: Disarming Violence in Our Community,” a roundtable dialogue on the impact of gun violence in America. The League of Young Voters also enlisted NAACP Youth & College Division and Casey Family Programs to join the cause and sponsor the event.
Roundtable Host: Dr. Rob “Biko” Baker, League of Young Voters Executive Director
Panelists: Snoop Lion, T.I., Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), H.E.L.P.E.R. Foundation Executive Director Melvyn Hayward Jr., writer and director of the critically-acclaimed movie on gun violence Fruitvale Station Ryan Coogler and New Generation Foundation Executive Director Brandon T. Jones.
Enjoy this event recap video. To view the full webcast, visit BET.com/NGAlive. Join the movement by using hashtag #NoGunsAllowed on social media today.
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