The problem of kids killing each other is not unsolvable. But it is not a problem that the mayor, aldermen, police officers and, least of all, the president will solve.
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In the past year more than 40 young persons have been murdered in Chicago, many within a stone's throw of the president's home.
Kids are dying in President Obama's backyard, and he needs to do something about it. That's what a Chicago activist group demanded Saturday as it call...
When you stop to look at the array of organizations trying to address the crushing problem of poor children being left behind in U.S. schools there are groups out there just getting stuff done, like Chicago's Black Star Project.
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