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March 07, 2011

Peaceful Composure

A former leader of the gang Asian Boyz was in a Los Angeles courtroom last week, while lawyers argued about the need for a death sentence in his case. Gangs remain a serious issue, and Aqeela Sherrills understands that well. After spending time with a gang as a teenager, he’s now a peacemaker - trying to argue for a lasting truce among rivals. Aqueela’s commitment to peace was tested when his own son was murdered. 

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