Why aren’t more people paying attention…

… to the spate of poor, minority youth murdered in Chicago?

Here’s the latest news. The count of dead children is 24 so far this school year, after 34 last year.

Here’s two excellent columns Bob Herbert wrote last summer.

This is a bigger deal than NIU; this is a bigger deal than Virginia Tech. It’s time to pay attention. It pains me that so few people in our community are talking about this, or even seem aware of it.

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One Response to Why aren’t more people paying attention…

  1. laurabethnielsen says:

    Wow. That was a good article — the google map and the pictures tell the story. Such complete failure.

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