For God's sake! Won't someone...
"For God's sake! Won't someone help me?" the voice cries. "I'm dying!"
The voice belongs to a woman named Kitty Genovese. The place is a New York City
street, many years ago. Kitty Genovese is being murdered and, as this is taking place,
literally dozens of her neighbors watch from their windows and fire escapes. In this
notorious case of urban neglect, not one of the witnesses calls the police.
The story of Kitty Genovese is a modern urban tragedy. Decades later, her story is still