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Launch Post: CeaseFire-One Brick, One Step

In his New York Times Article titled, “Blocking the Transmission of Violence,” author Alex Kotlowitz explores the aims and outcomes of CeaseFire, a “gang-intervention program” founded by Gary Slutkin in Chicago.  Gary Slutkin, an epidemiologist and physician who worked in … Continue reading

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Meta Post: Shift from “I-It” to “I-Thou” Relationships

After reading the launch and query blog posts from this week, the terminology of Jewish philosopher Martin Buber comes to my mind when he discusses the distinction between an “I-It” and an “I-Thou” relationship.  In the posts, there appears to … Continue reading

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