How to spot a false narrative

Narratives are powerful — but not always truthful. Here’s how to cut through the noise.

What if a former gang leader could be the catalyst for positive change in a community? Antong Lucky, once entrenched in Dallas’ gang activity, has turned his life around and now strives to uplift his community by questioning false narratives and fostering dialogue with the police.

His approach, based on authentic ground truths and cooperation with law enforcement, has resulted in meaningful changes in perceptions and actions, contributing to a safer Dallas.

He firmly believes that change can only be realized when principles are steadfast but positions are flexible, and that community insights can dispel commonly held assumptions, resulting in more effective solutions.