Several Los Angeles Unified School District campuses have had brawls between black and Latino students. In 2005, Jefferson High School was the setting for weeks of clashes.This goes on a lot—more than gets reported. In 2006, Media Matters, the George Soros funded, David Brock run, left-wing media critic organization, criticized Terry Anderson for saying "black students are now outnumbered by the Hispanic students and when those numbers get up around 65 to 70 percent Hispanic, the riots begin. "
The LAPD said officials aren't sure what prompted the disturbance.[ Locke High School in South Los Angeles locked down after huge brawl|Four people are arrested after a lunchtime melee involving as many as 600 students, By Howard Blume and Mitchell Landsberg, Los Angeles Times, May 10, 2008 ]
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