Catch Perspective TV Show twice today @ 11:30 and again at noon on My50 Chicago. Are teen girls out of control? Does Chicago need the national guard to stop crime? Hear from Girls advocate Necole Muhammad and activists Mark S. Allen, CeaseFire's Tio Hardiman and ex-gang member Tim White.
The Chicago Tribune recently had a forum hosted by WVON's Cliff Kelley, and there were no major headlines in the days after the forum, like many others that have put any kind of dent in the continued rise in Chicago Violence. Is one reason that major media seems to make more of the headlines of calling in the National Guard than they do to local community groups who have identified solutions "on the ground" that could truly help stop the rise in Chicago violence, shootings, and killings. It's no