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Guest column: Listen to our youth when tragedies happen

By  and , Guest Columnist Published: November 11, 2021 4:00 AM CT
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Zahra Chowdhury

Zahra Chowdhury is a native Memphian and a senior at Pleasant View School. She is a youth organizer who is passionate about criminal & juvenile justice reform and deconstructing the school to prison pipeline. 

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Dana Wilson

Dana Wilson is President and CEO of BRIDGES and the founding coordinator of Bridge Builders CHANGE.

If leaders would listen to our youth, they would explain in depth why an allocation of resources should be shifted away from policing and into counseling.

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