I don't foresee changes coming anytime soon for this gangsta-thug culture. It's glorified and sensationalized from the movies to books to song and every other media available for consumption. Even our representatives in Congress are donning the look and giving speeches from the chamber floor! Why aren't black leaders condemning this lifestyle and offering solutions for the problem? The article is by a conservative African American named Lloyd Marcus, from whom many in the black community could learn something.