Posts Tagged “Gang”

Involved neighbors can beat street gangs

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Involved neighbors can beat street gangs

Involved neighbors can beat street gangs By Ray Hanania Southwest News-Herald Newspaper Thursday, April 17, 2014 This past weekend was a tragic one for the City of Chicago. During a 36 hour period starting on Friday, 36 people were shot. Four of them died from their wounds. Clearly, a major cause of the violence is…

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Emanuel’s Misguided Street Gangs Initiative

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Emanuel’s Misguided Street Gangs Initiative By RAY HANANIA Friday, June 01, 2012 Southwest News-Herald Newspaper Chicago is a war zone. When you have 10 murders and 40 injuries from gang related shootings over the course of a “holiday weekend,” you can’t conclude anything else. It doesn’t help when our Top Cop, Chicago Police Superintendent Garry…

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City Sticker Fiasco Continues To Smolder

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City Sticker Fiasco Continues To Smolder By Ray Hanania Friday, April 20, 2012 This past February, Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza stepped in it, so to speak, when she claimed to see street gang symbols in the winning artwork of a Chicago school child that was to be used for the city’s new sticker. It…

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