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Launch Post: Violence—The Ever-Increasing Epidemic

This article Blocking the Transmission of Violence, by Alex Kotlowitz, brings to light the troublesome problem of gang violence in Chicago. Not only is this violence the reason behind numerous deaths of the youth of Chicago, it is also a … Continue reading

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In response to “Wal-Mart: Save Money, Live better? Not so much.

It is ironic that the company responsible for creating “the happiest place on earth” for a for some children is also responsible for the creation of “hell on earth” for the children unfortunate enough to be born on the other … Continue reading

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Meta Post: Raise your voice, not just your hands

After reading the launch post and query blogs from this past week, it is apparent that a call to action is being made. As discovered in the neglect of the residents in the Lower Ninth Ward affected by Hurricane Katrina, … Continue reading

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