Let’s call it a crisis
Three people were injured and three people were killed by gunfire this weekend in Memphis. In the 72 hours before I started writing, there were 327 gun violence incidents in the U.S. In 2021, there were 44,950 gun violence incidents. And, if you look at a map of gun violence deaths in 2022 so far, […]
Let’s call it a crisis is a post from MLK50: Justice Through Journalism, a nonprofit news outlet in Memphis focusing on the intersection of poverty, power and policy.