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Time for You to Address Violence in Black Communities, Mr. Obama

DuaneUrban Wrote: Feb 03, 2013 1:54 PM
A little more. I hate using black and white or whatever. In my experience however, I've seen more black men do whatever it takes to make a legal living than I've seen from other "races" . Our society has these ingrained reduces against black men. It's the truth. It's sad it's like that because black men are a huge untapped resource for the US. My take on it all.

Dear Mr. Obama,

This week Hadiya Pendleton was shot and murdered in Chicago just days after performing with high school marching band at your second inauguration.

She was a majorette in addition to playing volleyball and being an honor student at King College Prep High School.

My plea to you is you attend her funeral.

My plea is that after the funeral you address the entire nation in prime time and discuss an epidemic that's eroding our nation and destroying millions of dreams.

That is the real epidemic of violence in black communities

There is no better example than your hometown of Chicago or Chi-Raq as many locals have begun to call...

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