Amnesty International’s Write for Rights 2014: Hadiya Pendleton ~ “Pass The Youth P.R.O.M.I.S.E. Act To Address Gun Violence’

Letter sent out on December 17th, 2014 addressing the death of Hadiya Pendleton, who was shot and killed in her hometown of Chicago. While also, advocating for President Barack Obama to pass the “Youth Prison Reduction through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, Support, and Education Act” (Youth PROMISE Act). A program designed to help our young people stay away from gang violence through education and providing resources to build up their communities around non-violence, rather than continuing the current school to prison-pipeline standard.

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A Blackfoot Indigenous-Aboriginal first and foremost, while at the same time beating back oppression, capitalism, and racism.
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