LIVE FREE OR DIE!
Yes poverty can make life tougher but in the end it's just another excuse. There are plenty of success stories from people of all races that find a way to work their way out of poverty without resorting to violence. Legal Immigrants have many stories of showing up on the shores of the US with not much more than the shirts on their back and yet making a successful life here in the US.1. poverty
Then go where the jobs are or work the most menial job you can find to get the wheels moving. Reverting to violence and crime is the easy way out, and if you choose that route be prepared to suffer the consequences.2. The lack of jobs and opportunity
Education begins at home! Always blaming the schools is just another excuse.3. Bad underfunded schools.
Seriously?!?!? Then find your own get away if the crowds bother you that much but resorting to violence is just a cowards way to handle crowds.4. People crowded together.
Frankly, this gets back to lack of respect beginning with respecting oneself. Until respect is brought back into families you'll never have trust in anything.5. No trust of the police
I still say it all revolves around respect. Lack of respect at all levels will feed the no trust issues.6. No trust of the justice system as a whole.
Actually this should be #1 on both lists because as I mentioned above it starts in the home. But again it can come back to Parents taking Personal Responsibility and showing Respect towards the whole concept of being a parent and what it means. The welfare system put in place in the 1960s has done nothing to re-enforce the nuclear family and rewarding people who do become good parents and accept their responsibility. Instead the welfare system feeds the cycle of never ending victimhood.7. Bad parenting