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Chicago mothers killed on corner where they stood for peace

Clip: 08/01/2019 | 7m 14s Video has closed captioning.

Every day, guns are used to kill roughly 100 Americans and injure hundreds more. Chicago has been a particular locus of gun violence; this past weekend, 48 people were shot there -- eight fatally. Among the dead were two young mothers supporting a community organization that strives to stop violence. John Yang talks to Tamar Manasseh of Mothers/Men Against Senseless Killings.

Aired: 08/01/19

Rating: NR

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