by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJanuary 31, 2013
Hadiya Pendleton played a role in a public service announcement targeting the very type of violence that's being blamed for her death.
by Monroe Anderson onJanuary 19, 2013
Prompted by mass shootings, Obama's reforms could take on new meaning for cities beset by violence.
by Michael Skolnik onOctober 12, 2012
The personal story of Global Grind's Michael Skolnik anchors a heartfelt call to action to put an end to gun violence.
by Hillary Crosley onSeptember 17, 2012
We caught up with Sharpton during his campaign to tackle rising violence in our streets.
by Hillary Crosley onAugust 24, 2012
On Thursday night, drive-by shootings wounded 19 victims across the Windy City.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJuly 27, 2012
"Some of those kids ain't gonna make it out of there. You feel so helpless," he said in an emotional MTV interview.
by Jeff Johnson onJuly 17, 2012
BlackAmericaWeb's Jeff Johnson writes that retweeting the city's murder numbers isn't enough -- we must get angry and active and address the issues fueling the tragic loss of life.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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