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Violence among Black Youth

There's been a common thread when it comes to the rash of shootings around Toronto recently... many of them involve young black men. Community leaders met at The Crisis of Killings in the African Canadian Community summit to address violence in the black community in Canada. We spoke to Ken Jeffers, the strategic advisor for the African-Canadian Coalition of Community Organizations. Listen audio (runs 8:54)

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