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Suez civil rights leaders with protests and panels and demonstrations all across our country try to keep the post -- -- today.
Focus on racial profiling and didn't -- inequality and injustice which are -- I've been legitimate issues.
Commentators Michael Riley and me on the radio say the more urgent threat to young black man comes from other young black men and that can't be seriously debated either.
Even in the president's hometown of Chicago because violence is so pervasive.
Local leaders there took to the streets today to focus attention on black on black crime.
-- -- -- Yeah pretty widely -- grit black boys they're stuck it to yield.
-- -- -- their hands and help other young black boy.
And nobody's outraged.
Why are all of the celebrities.
Where all of the politicians.
Put it out of the all of that liberty and what it goes no I have taken a whole black.
I think it will just die early this they have no well.
Frustrated with all the national attention being paid to -- -- -- Martin case.
-- the prayer rugs and organized and we'll let us live rally here in Chicago.
Can bring attention to the hundreds of murders that take place in their neighborhood.
Black on black people felt like -- longest is not my family gets longer is not my neighborhood that is not an issue but but you must understand.
Is that we're all interconnected together and that it's we're Americans and this is an American issue is not just the neighborhood issue would -- -- -- shoots it as an American issue.
When you look at the numbers and religious staggering across the country -- -- 9000.
Blackman being killed each year in 93%.
By another black man.
Why isn't this a focus.
Sometimes people the sensitivity to how the issue of black on black crime conducive to issued.
It's very sensitive to me but just because this incident does not mean that we should not address it.
Hundreds of community residents marched down Chicago's magnificent mile -- an emotional attempt to raise awareness to the hemorrhaging inner city violence.
Virtually ignored when compared to -- on Martin's death.
What do you think of this morning.
That's why I'm here I'm tired of seeing young black people get killed.
That's no reason we talked for years months following gentleman out of Florida we're -- 78 kids -- a week here nobody cares yet again -- here.
Cops say violence is down but there's over 200 dead so far this year and many more wounded three teams were arrested Thursday -- shoot out.
That almost killed six year old queen and I pumpkins and injured 52 year old Lisa Travis.
Eight more were struck down in shootings across the windy city in the past two days seen.
A lot of violence -- -- your neighborhood yet but they have now put it.
But what do you think about this whole.
-- so hard to keep it a little bit.
That -- yeah yeah yeah.
-- But no words of condemnation from President Obama.
Who raise the profile of the cherry bomb Martin case.
Spot by the Sunday look like triple.
You know I think they are right to expect that and all of us.
Are you gonna take this with the seriousness of it deserves and that we're gonna get to the bottom of exactly what happened.
What are you hearing from government what are you hearing from the white house on down to Chicago politics.
I've heard from our governor -- from -- mayor.
But for me my focus is making sure that we do everything possible to build this community -- and so they can enhance the lives of young people.
So hot -- to try to not that are there -- beat up on them have a saying this is I'm gonna gave up on the problem not -- up on each other so.
A lot of politicians do a lot of talking.
But they don't do a lot of action so.
It's up to us that makes -- as we column acts and if there ever was a time -- subsidies to be done is definitely now.
Although on the third floor of the advocate Children's Hospital here in suburban Chicago little six year old queen and -- -- fights for her life.
With the bullet hole through her chest.
Just today mouthing the words I love -- to her parents.
Who told me they want America to see this violence to what it is domestic terrorism.
Problem back -- you.
Greg banks give -- our best wishes to the Tompkins family.
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