Violence City

The War on Neighborhoods: Policing, Prison, and Punishment in a Divided City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 17, 2018
The War on Neighborhoods: Policing, Prison, and Punishment in a Divided City

The War on Neighborhoods: Policing, Prison, and Punishment in a Divided City by Ryan Lugalia-Hollon,‎ Daniel Cooper
English | April 17th, 2018 | ASIN: B074LRN9XM, ISBN: 0807084654 | 264 Pages | EPUB | 4.64 MB

A narrative-driven exploration of policing and the punishment of disadvantage in Chicago, and a new vision for repairing urban neighborhoods
While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Wake-Up Call for Mental Health Care in America [Audiobook]

Eli Sanders,‎ Rene Ruiz (Narrator),‎ "While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Wake-Up Call for Mental Health Care in America"
ASIN: B01AAYUAFA | 2016 | MP3@64 kbps | ~09:48:00 | 278 MB

While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 8, 2018
While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness

Eli Sanders, "While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness"
ISBN: 0670015717, 0143109510 | 2016 | EPUB | 336 pages | 773 KB

The Making of a Teenage Service Class: Poverty and Mobility in an American City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at March 15, 2018
The Making of a Teenage Service Class: Poverty and Mobility in an American City

The Making of a Teenage Service Class: Poverty and Mobility in an American City by Ranita Ray
English | October 31st, 2017 | ASIN: B0762LVGVM, ISBN: 0520292065 | 300 Pages | EPUB | 1.46 MB

In The Making of a Teenage Service Class, Ranita Ray uncovers the pernicious consequences of focusing on risk behaviors such as drug use, gangs, violence, and teen parenthood as the key to ameliorating poverty. Ray recounts the three years she spent with sixteen poor black and brown youth, documenting their struggles to balance school and work while keeping commitments to family, friends, and lovers.

Big City (1937)  Video

Posted by Notsaint at March 7, 2018
Big City (1937)

Big City (1937) [REPOST]
DVD5 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC | 4:3 | 720x480 | 6700 kbps | 4Gb
Audio: #1 English AC3 2.0 @ 192 Kbps
01:20:00 | USA | Drama

To avoid a taxi war, city officials blame a gang bombing on driver Joe Benton's wife Anna and put her on a ship to deport her. The mayor is speaker at a boxers' banquet where Joe pleads for them to go with him to the wharf and rescue Anna (about to deliver their baby) from the ship.
Uneasy Peace: The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next War on Violence [Audiobook]

Uneasy Peace: The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next War on Violence [Audiobook] by Patrick Sharkey
English | January 16th, 2018 | ASIN: B078TMH3HK, ISBN: 1684410347 | MP3@64 kbps | 6 hrs 56 mins | 191.35 MB
Narrator: P. J. Ochlan

Beginning in the mid-1990s, American cities experienced an astonishing drop in violent crime. By 2014, the United States was safer than it had been in 60 years.

Solving Poverty: Innovative Strategies from Winnipeg’s Inner City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at March 3, 2018
Solving Poverty: Innovative Strategies from Winnipeg’s Inner City

Solving Poverty: Innovative Strategies from Winnipeg’s Inner City by Jim Silver
English | January 10th, 2018 | ISBN: 1552668215 | 287 pages | EPUB | 1.00 MB

Poverty in Canada’s inner cities is deep, complex, racialized and often intergenerational. In this collection of essays published over the past decade, Jim Silver argues that urban poverty today includes not only low incomes, but in all too many cases also poor housing, poor health, low educational achievement, high levels of neighbourhood violence, racism, colonialism and social exclusion.

Dream City (1973) Traumstadt  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at Feb. 21, 2018
Dream City (1973) Traumstadt

Dream City (1973)
DVDRip | MKV | 698x572 | x264 @ 2588 Kbps | 118 min | 2,35 Gb
Audio: German AC3 2.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subs: English, Russian
Genre: Fantasy, Horror

A married couple of artists move to a utopian town known for its absolute freedom, but behind the surface perversion and violence are spreading.
Uneasy Peace: The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next War on Violence

Uneasy Peace: The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next War on Violence by Patrick Sharkey
English | January 16th, 2018 | ASIN: B073Q7ZVF2, ISBN: 039360960X | 266 pages | EPUB | 4.59 MB

An eye-opening account of the transformation of cities and an urgent call to action to prevent another crime wave.

Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment (City Lights Open Media)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 11, 2018
Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment (City Lights Open Media)

Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment (City Lights Open Media) by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
English | January 23rd, 2018 | ASIN: B076BVNBL3, ISBN: 0872867234 | 183 pages | EPUB | 1.00 MB

"Her analysis, erudite and unrelenting, exposes blind spots not just among conservatives, but, crucially, among liberals as well. . . . As a portrait of the deepest structures of American violence, Loaded is an indispensable book."–Patrick Blanchfield, The New Republic America loves guns.