Features related to gangs

  • March 29, 2013 | Blog
    Last year, 29 current and recent students of Chicago's Harper High School were shot. Eight of them died. What's it like to live amidst persistent gun violence?
  • January 30, 2013 | Group Think

    the mapping of conflicts and gangs can help police target their resources, as opposed to engaging in a blunderbuss strategy such as stop and frisk, which tends to alienate the mostly minority residents of neighborhoods that most need positive relationships with their law enforcement agents. MORE

  • April 21, 1995 | What Can We Do About Violence? (1995)

    This program examines the correlation between gang activity and gangster rap. Continue reading

  • May 26, 1992 | Listening to America (1992)

    Bill Moyers focuses examines how violence is affecting American life through a report on Dallas, Texas which has the highest crime rate of any American city with a population above 500,000. The program visits a hospital emergency room, citizens who patrol their neighborhoods and follows a police officer who patrols one of the most dangerous beats in Dallas. Continue reading