Things in this world have come full circle from the horrific events of last year when a promising Chapman University student was beaten to death in front of a club in Santa Ana. Fast forward to last week when Matt Barnes, of the LA Clippers, Aunt was fatally stabbed on a sidewalk in Sacramento. She was trying to say "M" (first letter of his name) before she died. Matt and turned to his fans for help. Actress Gabrielle Union retweeted Matt's Tweet to over a million people. It worked! A tip was generated and the suspected killer was apprehended by police.
This chain of circumstances illustrates how victims can pull together and assist victims and families of violence. Group dynamics of this situation illustrate that many people do want to get "involved" and intervene for victims. A reason to celebrate humanity. Stay strong! Fight on!