Tag: racism

  • The Crack Epidemic: How the US Government Failed Black Americans

    The Crack Epidemic: How the US Government Failed Black Americans

    Ricochet was born into an unstable home with a verbally abusive mother in 196`1. She quickly became involved with drugs, alcohol and both abusive and drug-addicted men. Ricochet eventually moved out of her childhood home, and into a low income Harlem housing project with her two children. She soon developed an addiction to crack, which […]