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In South Side Chicago Neighborhood, Violence Still Hard to Shake

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February 7, 2012
In South Side Chicago Neighborhood, Violence Still Hard to Shake

Chicago News Cooperative Paul Beaty/Chicago News Cooperative STRUGGLING TO FIND SAFETY La’Keisha Gray-Sewell, her husband, Barry Sewell, and their children, Marquis, 13, and Quimaya, 12, live in a two-flat in Englewood. By DON TERRY Published: February 4, 2012 Until recently, the sound of gunfire crackling in the streets of Englewood came from at least...
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Chicago Reporter: More young people are killed in Chicago than any other American city

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January 31, 2012
Chicago Reporter: More young people are killed in Chicago than any other American city

Since 2008, more than 530 youth have been killed in Chicago with nearly 80 percent of the homicides occurring in 22 African-American or Latino community areas on the city’s South, Southwest and West sides. By Kari Lydersen and Carlos Javier Ortiz January 25, 2012 “Pour out your heart like water For the lives of...
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The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan Speaks to College Students About Education, Black People and the Future

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January 25, 2012
The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan Speaks to College Students About Education, Black People and the Future

Chicago State University Wednesday, January 25, 2012 6:00 pm (Doors Open at 5:00 pm) Jacoby Dickens Center 9500 South on King Drive Chicago, Illinois
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