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  • Social Media’s Stark Effect on Violence in Chicago

    NBC Chicago - 09/14/2021

    Lance Williams, a professor at Northeastern University, said it “kind of puts conflict on steroids.”

    “Social media exacerbates the problem, because what it does is expands the platform for interpersonal beef,” said Williams, who was one of the authors of “The Fracturing of Gangs and Violence in Chicago,” a report from the Great Cities Institute.

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