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Gang violence is contributing to a disturbing crime trend across the country — in 2006 murders were up 6.7 percent in cities with a million or more residents. According to FBI data there were more than 670,000 assaults with firearms between 2001 and 2005.
MIKE RAMEY, known for his biblical, business and common sense long running, award winning column THE MANHOODLINE, which has appeared on fine websites around the world, is even more dangerous with his NEW column The Gang Line.
WHERE CAN I FIND MIKE’S COMMENTARIES ON THE PEOPLE’S VOICE BLOG?
ANSWER: You can find Mike’s most recent commentary at The People’s Voice by following this link ….. The Ramey Commentaries.
ABOUT MIKE RAMEY
MIKE RAMEY is a nationally certified Street Gang Specialist and former Felony Probation Officer for a Juvenile Court. He’s also the pastor of THE FORWARD CHURCH in Indianapolis, Indiana. In this capacity Mike is able to bring a spiritual perspective to the discussion. As a longtime substitute teacher Ramey understands why many of our children are “latching on” to colors, guns, and mayhem. Mike Ramey understands that winning the battle against modern street gangs (MSGs) requires out-of-the-box thinking and solutions.
Mike Ramey is passionate about his work. After witnessing firsthand the impact of gang related crimes in his community he serves as a consultant, trainer, and speaker on gang issues for schools, the media, and law enforcement via his training and consulting firm THE GANG LINE.
In addition, through his syndicated column Ramey provides information for an increasing public, and provide real life examples of what’s really happening in the streets and in the suites.
There’s a lot of work that needs to be done. Many black media outlets have been ignoring the gang issue. Many churches, politicians, black leaders and think tanks have been silent. Not here, and not now!
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