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Touring The Hood, Learning the History Of Gangs and Drugs

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Host Naimah Latif

Host Naimah Latif


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Across the country, inner city communities are plagued with drugs and crime. This is no accident. Who are the people at the top who devised the scheme to close manufacturing plants, send industry abroad, move department stores to the suburbs adn leave the inner city destitute? Who are the people at the top who authorized the inflow and distribution of drugs into desperate and deprived inner city neighborhoods? Who authorized the flow of guns into the hands of abandoned young men, left to fend for themselves in the wake of homes broken by poverty and despair?  Let's follow the money trail and find the real culprits at the top of the corporate, government and banking world, and stop accusing poor teenagers for being responsible for the epidemic of drugs and violence that was created by design in order to lead to mass incarceration and the perpetuation of an economic system of slavery..