Carmelo Anthony and Michael Jordan Address Social Issues With Differing Approaches


Carmelo Anthony held a community forum in Los Angeles to address social issues on Monday.

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LOS ANGELES — Carmelo Anthony followed through on his pledge to move forward with his growing interest in social issues by staging a community event here on Monday to address the recent spate of killings committed by and against police officers.

“I think we created something today that will continue on,” Anthony said.

The event, which was held at the Challengers Boys & Girls Club, included more than 200 people: young people from the community ages 13 to 23, local leaders, police officers and players from the men’s and women’s national basketball…

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