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

Mark1369 Wrote: Feb 03, 2013 2:46 PM
Duane you are right about them being an untapped resource that this country needs. Charles I only wish Obama would listen to people like you and we could have a real chance at improving the lives of a substantial segement of our society. It is a shame that Obama is more concerned about a mass murder that happens now and then but ignores the massive major city deaths that happen every day.

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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