Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America
Publish date: 2015-01-12
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
Edition language: English
Maddeningly good and an excellent example of good journalism transformed into a very good book. [spoiler] Not always the case as I found in this example https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/1567538899 [/spoiler] Having lived through the LA riots in 1992, this hits home. These detectives are unsung...
This is an interesting and informative book about a serious problem that goes ignored by most of American society: the extraordinary number of young black men who are murdered every year, most often by other young black men. (Despite the title – the book is set in Los Angeles – this isn’t just a big...