Why Activists Camped Out In One Of Their City's Most Dangerous Areas
Homicides spiked in Cleveland, but the violence is especially concentrated in the city's eastern neighborhoods.By Melissa Prax | October 12, 2016
These activists camped in one of their city's most dangerous areas for 72 hours to take a stand against violence.
"There's been a lot of homicides that have taken place over here. Not only am I upset about police against black violence, but I'm also upset about black-on-black violence," organizer Basheer Jones said.
Last year, Cleveland had more homicides than it had in nearly the past decade.