Op-ed: It's time to invest in community infrastructure

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Op-Ed: Here's how we rebuild our communities

If you want to know what I think the solution is to the crisis in the Black community, it's this entire community response.

We must build a cradle to career set of supports for children, improve housing and health care, and ultimately help support and strengthen families and neighborhoods. President Obama used the Harlem Children's Zone as a model to create "Promise Neighborhoods." It is a comprehensive strategy to provide educational and social service supports to disadvantaged communities. If you want to bring hope back to our inner-cities, and push back against the despair and sense of abandonment, provide real community infrastructure plans and make meaningful investments in rebuilding our educational and social supports in Black America.

 

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Just let these ghettos rot down

why so it can be burned down every few yrs. I would not but a business back in riot area.

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I think you mean 'Time to move to the suburbs'

Step one get rid of incompetent mayors and governors to avoid more waste of money.

Step One: Imagine a community

That's obviously a poor investment. Look what they're doing to their infrastructure.

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