The minister said the solution to the problem is everyone working together to solve it. He said children need to see each other as brothers and sisters so they will not have a need for guns.
Farrakhan also talked about the insecurities that some young people feel.
"There's a tendency to feed youth with the idea that weapons give you power," he said.
Farrakhan also suggested there could be conflict resolution centers around the city to help people resolve disputes.