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  • emDont Shootem
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    Don't Shoot

    David Kennedy, director of the Center for Crime Prevention and Control, recounts the development and execution of his plan to curb inner-city violence in Boston in the 1990s. Mr. Kennedy’s proposal, dubbed…

  • Washington Journal Marcus McAllister Discusses Gun Violence in US Cities
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    Marcus McAllister on Gun Violence in U.S. Cities

    Marcus McAllister talked about his Cure Violence group’s role in reducing inner city violence in Chicago and other cities by using methods and strategies associated with disease control.

  • Washington Journal Rafael Mangual Discusses Gun Violence in US Cities
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    Rafael Mangual on Gun Violence in U.S. Cities

    Manhattan Institute’s Rafael Mangual discussed the recent spate of gun violence in Chicago and other major American cities, and potential solutions to stop it.

  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on solutions to gun violence in America’s cities.

  • Arne Duncan Discusses Gun Violence in Chicago
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    Gun Violence

    Former Education Secretary Arne Duncan and a group of young Chicago residents talked about gun violence in their community. The youth members spoke about their time in jail, re-entering society…

  • President Trump Threatens Government Shutdown Over Border Security
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    President Trump Remarks on Combating MS-13

    President Trump met with law enforcement officials, lawmakers, and members of his cabinet to discuss immigration policy and the MS-13 gangs. He told the group that he would support a…

  • Congressional Black Caucus Holds Town Hall on Civil Rights
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    Congressional Black Caucus Town Hall on Civil Rights

    The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation hosted a civil rights town hall as part of its 47th annual legislative conference. Several Congressional Black Caucus members spoke, including…

  • Open Phones Part 1
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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question “What is the best way to reduce gang violence in this country?” The question was related to a bill that passed…

  • Vice President Tells Justice Department Conference MS13 Gang is Being Decimated
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    Vice President Remarks on Combating Crime

    Vice President Mike Pence told the Justice Department’s National Summit on Crime Reduction and Public Safety that the MS-13 gang was being decimated and sent to prison.

  • Washington Journal Tom Manger on Violence in Major Cities
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    Violence in Major Cities

    Tom Manger, police chief of Montgomery County, Maryland Police Department, talked about a meeting earlier in the week with officials from several major cities about the rise in violence…

  • Open Phones with Jill Leovy
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    Open Phones with Jill Leovy

    Jill Leovy, author of Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America, talked about her book and responded to viewer calls. She was interviewed at the 2015 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books…

  • Youth Leaders on Engagement in Preventing Violence
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    National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence

    Youth leaders talked about their efforts to engage with young people in broader violence prevention programs. The leaders came from cities around the country, including from Baltimore, Cleveland,…

  • Panel Discussion on Crime
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    Panel Discussion on Crime

    Ruben Castaneda, S Street Rising: Crack, Murder, and Redemption in D.C.; Sam Quinones, Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic; Barry Siegel, Manifest Injustice: The True Story of a…

  • In Depth Luis J Rodriguez
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    In Depth with Luis Rodriguez

    Luis Rodriguez talked about his life and career. Mr. Rodriguez is a former gang member turned author, poet, community activist, and political candidate. He responded to viewer calls, emails, and…

  • International Organized Crime and National Security
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    International Organized Crime and National Security

    Panelists talked about organized crime as a national security threat, including the effects of organized crime on the security of New York City, and what should be done about it. This event took…

  • emCity of Scoundrelsem and emPeople Wasnt Made to Burnem
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    City of Scoundrels and People Wasn't Made to Burn

    Authors talked about their books about Chicago in 1919 and 1947 with Chicago Tribune literary editor Elizabeth Taylor. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. Gary Krist is the…

  • Youth PROMISE Act
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    Youth PROMISE Act

    Panelists discussed the various components and benefits of the proposed Youth PROMISE Act. They focused of efforts to reduce crime in communities, law enforcement, poverty, and the juvenile…

  • emPower Concedes Nothingem
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    Power Concedes Nothing

    Civil rights attorney Connie Rice recounts her life and legal career. Ms. Rice, the second cousin of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, recalls her upbringing and education as well as…

  • emWrong Place Wrong Timeem
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    Wrong Place, Wrong Time

    Dr. Rich presents several portraits of young black men trying to get out of their violent inner cities lives and the challenges posed by socio-economic factors. The author is joined at an…

  • emDry Manhattanem
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    Dry Manhattan

    Michael Lerner talked about his book Dry Manhattan: Prohibition in New York City, published by Harvard University Press. The 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ushered in the era of Prohibition in…

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