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All god’s children explores the roots of violence and juvenile justice

In “All God’s Children, ” Fox Butterfield examines America’s tradition of violence, and the evolution of its juvenile justice system, through the life and ancestry of the man known as America’s most violent prisoner: Willie Bosket.

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Survey on How Teachers Feel About Guns in Schools

The results of a national teacher survey released on Wednesday show that the majority teachers may not actually support guns in schools. The online poll results showed that 72.4 percent of teachers “would not likely bring a firearm to school, if allowed,” according to the Huffington Post. The poll was administered in January by the […]

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There Are No Children Here

Alex Kotlowitz’s There Are No Children Here: The Story of Two Boys Growing Up in the Other America, captures the life of two young brothers growing up in the projects of a dangerous city in Chicago.  Pharaoh and Lafayette expose the truths about the educational system, social services and the seemingly unbreakable cycle that captures […]

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