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Detroit's Decline

HermanBB Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 12:41 PM
If blacks people want to destroy their own neighborhood then I suppose it is their own business. But it doesn't work that way. Blacks destroy a neighborhood and then move on to the next one. The people in Detroit are just moving to the suburbs. And bringing their problems with them.
michael3485 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 1:35 PM
Amen, it is like watching locusts although I don't blame the blacks as a race, I blame those that prescribe to the morality of extorting people who work so that people who refuse to work can stay home and sit on the government dole. The people with that morality come in all colors, and in Obama's case apparently 2 colors at the same time.

Since the Motown sound went silent -- except on oldies stations -- and General Motors and Chrysler (but not Ford) required life support from Washington, there has been little to recommend Detroit, Mich., to visitors, much less its residents.

The recent conviction of Kwame Kilpatrick, the former mayor of Detroit, on multiple charges, including racketeering, fraud and extortion, adds another insult to the city's injury, increasing its misery.

During the mid-20th century, Detroit was a vibrant city with a population of almost 2 million. Today, it stands near ruin. The number of residents has now been estimated at just over 700,000....