By N.E. Edelen
The 12 months is 1997, and 5 former l. a. cops assemble for lunch. they start reminiscing approximately their assignments at 77th highway department. They speak of racism, riots and their lives at the LAPD’s powerful blue line of silence. months sooner than the 1965 Watts insurrection, one of many males, Q. Sanes, corroborated the testimony of a white officer who claimed the LAPD was once racist. With the conviction of O.J. Simpson a couple of days earlier than within the civil swimsuit for the wrongful loss of life of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman, the boys discover that the racial volatility of the town of Angels continues to be familiar after 3 many years of deep social upheaval and change.
About the writer:
N.E. Edelen has been writing professionally considering 1966 while he wrote academic motion pictures on black historical past. He used to be a author for “Serendipity,” a children’s Saturday morning television sequence that received an Emmy award; he was once author and affiliate manufacturer of “Preacher Man,” a documentary that used to be nominated for an Emmy, then he used to be co-writer-producer of a bicentennial exact known as “The maximum tale by no means Told.” Edelen grew up in Indiana the place he attended segregated public colleges. He later moved to l. a., and he almost immediately lives in Southern California. After it slow You ask yourself is Edelen’s first novel and is the ultimate episode in a trilogy; he's at the moment writing the 1st episode.
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