published in The New Yorker
In the middle of a global pandemic, gun-related deaths in New York City increased by 88%. 1,531 shootings occurred in New York City alone in 2020. Ian Frazier investigates what could be contributing to this increase. He interviews Shaina Harrison, a member of the organization New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (N.Y.A.G.V.) on how she addresses these issues in the classroom.
182 days ago