Items filtered by date: December 2008
Wednesday, 17 December 2008 14:37

CEA take new approach to violence reduction

The Community Empowerment Association recently released a document containing proposed solutions to violence in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. This document categorizes violence as a social disease and therefore addresses it from a public health perspective. "When we look at these violent diseases we have to look at where it's coming from," CEA President Rashad Byrdsong said. "Go back and look and see what were some of the social, political, economic indicators that led up to that young...
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Saturday, 13 December 2008 16:49

International Council Summit

International Council Summit
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Saturday, 13 December 2008 16:49

International Council Summit 2008

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Published in International Affairs
Saturday, 13 December 2008 15:35

Followup Townhall Meeting December 13, 2008

Community Empowerment Association, Inc. 412-371-3689 (Phone) 400 N. Lexington Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15208 T. Rashad Byrdsong Speech Given by T. Rashad Byrdsong, President & CEO at the Follow-up Town Hall Meeting December 13, 2008 (Schenley High School) WHY WE ARE HERE TODAY OUR HOMES ARE ON FIRE!!! OUR COMMUNITIES ARE HEMORRHAGING!! OUR CHILDREN ARE DYING AND THEIR BLOOD IS RUNNING IN THE STREETS!! DAILY, WE ARE WALKING ON THE BLOOD OF OUR CHILDREN!!! REVIEW OF STATS -...
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