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Turning Away from Crime and Poverty

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Turning Away from Crime and Poverty

Turning Away from Crime and Poverty

Turning Away from Crime and Poverty

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Commentator John McWhorter read an interview with a breakdancer last week who said the only thing that kept him out of the gutter was dancing. He disagrees and thinks its time for a change in mindset for young African-Americans.