The radio show "This American Life" is one of my favorite radio programs and they produce some great segments that always get me thinking/crying. Lately, they have had some moving pieces on violence, poverty, and life on the streets. These are problems in our neighborhoods, communities, and nation. Hoping everyone takes some time to listen and read; we need to find a solution.
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The Other Side of the River
A Story of Two Towns, A Death, and America's Dilemma
Book - 1998
There Are No Children Here
[the Story of Two Boys Growing up in the Other America]
Downloadable Audiobook - 2010
This American Life: Doppelgangers, Act 2
Web Resource
"In Country, In City." For decades, the writer Alex Kotlowitz has been writing about the inner cities and the toll of violence on young people....Show more "In Country, In City." For decades, the writer Alex Kotlowitz has been writing about the inner cities and the toll of violence on young people. So when he heard about a program at Drexel University where guys from the inner city get counseling for PTSD, he wondered if the effect of urban violence was comparable to the trauma that a person experiences from war Show less
The Interrupters
DVD - 2012
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