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Raul Montes Jr. held a news conference to promote awareness for gun violence.


Chicago activist stands up to gun violence

by Richard White
July 24, 2012


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Homicides in Chicago are up 39 percent compared to this time last year. A Chicago-area activist held a news conference to bring awareness to gun violence and make sure it doesn’t escalate.