No mother should feel this way…
“”In a way, I’m kind of happy he died at 7,” she said of her son, Xavier Usanga. “These streets didn’t have a chance to ruin him. He could have just as easily been swept up in this war, and the boy who shot him could have been my boy someday.”” – The mother of 7 year old murder victim Xavier Usanga
Editorial: A mother’s remarks, uttered in grief, shine a light on the St. Louis dilemma.
Too many guns are out on the streets of St. Louis, while police face unprecedented restrictions on their ability to take preventive action that could save lives. The result is