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When I tell people that large swaths of New York have more poverty than Medellin, Colombia, they think I’m full of it, but this is essentially why I believe New York is finished. Large tracts of NY are total squalor. Entire towns are falling apart, populations are being decimated and schools are closing. No one seems to see this....

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Why are we having this conversation, AGAIN? Years ago, when I lived in Dhahran, we had a store behind the compound where the TCN’s (Paki’s and Indians) shopped. It had things they are, curry, chilies, rice, dates, yada yada. I had never been inside, so I walked in, looked around and was leaving when the proprietor stopped me. “Oh sir, what are you looking for?” “I was looking for...

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