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Knowledge is power! (Baltimore City Art)

I was riding through Baltimore City one day and I came across this beautiful piece of artwork. This is right around North Ave and Belair Rd. 356 more words

School Sceens VII: When Lyme Really Hurts

“Hey Ms. Rives, were you really tired in church this morning? I heard you mess up a lot. You seemed really out of it.”

I was in the midst of helping another student with her A-minor scale on flute. 1,716 more words

the wrong side of town.

In the mustard yellow smoke that floats
along the streets there drifts
a burned and greasy smell through shot-out
windows from frying pans ignored
while on the phone to a neighbor. 79 more words

Inner-city organization tracks visits to Edmonton centre in groundbreaking open data project

In an innovative public data project, an inner-city support group is tracking traffic and demographic information of clients using its Edmonton services.

Since the end of November 2017, … 623 more words

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Refugee Realities: Inner City Woes

Last month, I learned of an alarming statistic about Atlanta’s inner city youth: 46% of inner city residents suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). It is reported that the violence and instability of inner city life is the culprit behind such a high rate of PTSD. 704 more words

Inner City Beauty & Blues: Lena Waithe hits home with daily struggles, complex stories in new Showtime series 'The Chi'

By: Erica M. Ponder

Award-winning producer and screenwriter Lena Waithe does her hometown of Chicago justice as she embodies innocent humanity and everyday struggles of the inner city in her new Showtime series… 279 more words

My friend bought a bulletproof vest last night. . . to bring to school

This is a story about a friend. And not ‘a friend’ as in I am trying to disguise the fact that I’m writing about myself, but a friend. 880 more words

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