Black People : LA riots: 20 years later, not much has changed

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  1. MS234

    MS234 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    How much has changed? You tell me.

     
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    Did you really think it would?
     
  4. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    In the Spirit of Sankofa,




    ........Not I.


    Peace In,


     
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    I can't agree that nothing has changed. The Black population in Los Angeles county has dropped from about 14 to 8%.

    This means that there has been black flight from the inner city which also means there has been a decline in not only black gang activity but black business development as well. Declining home values. Declining job market and fewer employment opportunities for black youth. Higher inflation. Higher tuition costs to the point that community college tuition is higher and less affordable than the university system was 20 years ago. Fewer local black elected officials. The so called Bradley effect in effect. As more black families head south and relocate these trends will continue.
     
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    A well built system will not change until the face of it change ......
     
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    In the Spirit of Sankofa,




    .......True, the face of its currency must change as well. And so it is with the new dollar bill, everybody has a Dollar:




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    OBAMA ON NEW DOLLAR BILL

    WASHINGTON – The White House has approved the redesign of U.S. currency. Barack Obama will be on the new dollar bill.
    The Obama Administration feels that the American dollar is in bad need of a makeover. They have partnered with the Dollar ReDe$ign Project to pick a new design for U.S. currency. Currently, the design that the administration likes best was done by Dowling Duncan (a British duo), which features a unique vertical design. It also features President Obama on the one dollar bill.
    “We love the Dowling Duncan look. They’ve come up with a creative design and put President Obama where he belongs… on number 1,” said David Axelrod, Senior Adviser to President Obama.
    http://weeklyworldnews.com/politics/22345/obama-on-new-dollar-bill/



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    Peace In,
     
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    It's only getting worse, and the man is making sure of it as well.
     
  9. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    In the Spirit of Sankofa,





    .......Who is "the man?"


    Peace In,
     
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    The ruler of this place, the so called white man.
     
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