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A virus of violence
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As a fan of Stephen Colbert's satirical skills on Comedy Central's "The Colbert Report," I didn't know what to expect when he sat down to interview the daughter of Jeff Fort, one of Chicago's most notorious gang leaders since Al Capone. From the late 1960s until he was convicted in the 1980s, Fort ran the super-sized Black P Stone Nation and the later El Rukn faction. His daughter Ameena Matthews, after some gang-affiliated years of her own, went straight.