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Can social services-oriented anti-violence programs work in a drug war context?

My most recent article for Next City is about an innovative new anti-violence strategy in Trenton (which suffered the most murders its ever experienced this year). It seeks to scare offenders into putting down their guns and then offer wraparound … Continue reading

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Murder in Urban America

I’ve just started a regular gig blogging for Next City (formerly Next American City). Nothing major, just a couple posts a month, but I’m excited to have a regular outlet. My first post went up yesterday, and it is about … Continue reading

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