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Working With Youths Who Have Committed Crimes.

Mary Previte. She's the administrator of the Camden County Youth Center. Over the 19 years she's been at the CCYC, Previte has witnessed the increase of violence in our society, and the effects on among America's young. Previte says that most of the kids she sees live in terror, knowing violence as the only way to express their emotions. Fourteen years ago Previte started a student newspaper called "What's Happening", establishing a dialogue between herself, the kids, and the community.


Other segments from the episode on December 9, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 9, 1993: Interview with Eddie Budah and Derrek Penny; Interview with Mary Previte; Interview with Derrek Penny.


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