Former Gang Member Is Now the Coach of an Inner-City Boxing League – VICE Impact

In 2014, viewers of VICE News’ series Last Chance High were introduced to Derek Brown, a former member of Chicago’s Vice Lord gang who now coaches and mentors at-risk youth. As the head of his North Lawndale boxing league, Boxing Out Negativity, Brown shows the kids in his neighborhood what he wasn’t shown himself: that gang life isn’t the only option.
— Read on impact.vice.com/en_us/article/qvpx7m/former-gang-member-is-now-the-coach-of-an-inner-city-boxing-league

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