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How Can We Stop Gang Crime And Prevent Youth From Becoming Convicts?

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Host Naimah Latif

Host Naimah Latif


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We, the adults, have allowed the insanity of crime and prison conviction of youth to become an accepted part of Urban life. For too many young men, jail has become like a rite of passage. Unfortunately, it creates a cycle of poverty and broken families and fatherless children an more gang crime. What will it take to end the cycle and regain control of our families? Prison reform activist Queen Mother Rev. Helen Sinclair and peace activist and former candidate for Illinois Governor Tio Hardiman discuss strategies for crime prevention and rehabilitation of convicted youth