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The Power Of We-Our-Us

Jan 10, 2020

Members of the We-Our-Us movement - community leaders, clergy and residents - walk through a neighborhood in East Baltimore.
Credit Ulysses Munoz/Baltimore Sun

Cities around the country are struggling to combat crime. They’re appraising tougher arrest guidelines, longer prison sentences, even drone surveillance.

In Baltimore--a different approach from a grassroots group that insists crime can decrease when opportunities and positive role models increase. The We-Our-Us movement provides resources and promotes peace while engaging African American men in their neighborhoods. We meet organizers Pastor Corey Barnes and Andrew Knox

For more information, visit this link. Access the Baltimore Sun article and video here.