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Verses in Exile #2 | Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child

Season 2015 Episode 2 | 7m 29s

Kosal vividly recollects the violence he endured at the hands of saviors and fellow gang members. From a labor camp in Louisiana to the streets of Southern California, Kosal delivers chilling stories of a young man who lost hope for the good life. Initiated into gang life at 14, his sky is filled with “ghetto birds” and night watchmen even before he enters prison.

Aired: 03/25/15

Rating: NR

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