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August 26th, 2013
thesmithian

Thirty-two…countries receive more direct aid from the U.S. government than the city of Detroit. This is not to say that Iraq and Nigeria and Mexico don’t need…assistance or are undeserving of help from the United States. But when you look at the raw numbers, you start to wonder if *some* of that cash could be better served in Oakland and Baltimore instead of Karachi and Kabul.

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art: photo of abandoned building (February 24 2013) in Detroit by J.D. Pooley

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    But that’s not the reason why Detroit is getting the money. Not to push anyone out. But to tear down blight (as...
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    "whats in it for me" IDK MAYBE THE AUTO INDUSTRY I lived like a five minute drive from Ford and like 20 from Chrysler,...
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    Read: Greek Town and Midtown. Suburban whites are already taking Detroit back and pushing people out. It’d be happening...
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