There is always a question whether America’s criminal justice system racial or not? Successful Civil Rights Movement in 1960s and the first black president Barack Obama prove that Americans live in equal and «colorblind» society. However, Michelle Alexander in her book «The New Jim Crow» argues that “we have not ended racial caste in America; […]
Homelessness is a result of a lack of government investments and support. Regarding the article No Safe Place: The Criminalization of Homelessness in US Cities” the nation’s supply of low-income housing has been permanently lost by 12.8% since 2001. In addition, the number of homeless people is more than shelter’s beds. Therefore, people end up sleeping […]
Great Migration is a movement when African-Americans moved from Southern part of US to the cities in West, North and Midwest.
Industrial city is a densely populated area where the economy and employment activities are mainly related to manufacturing, building and machining.
The most common explanation of this theory is that poor people are poor because they lazy, because their cultural and phycological problem. For example poor people suffer because they of the lack of self-motivation and self-sufficiency. They live in week community and dysfunctional families, and they have access to welfare benefits that might make they […]
The last two weeks, I have been attending the training program for T-Mobile Company. The store is located in the South part of the Bronx, which known as one of the poorest area in New York City. There you will find the slums, shelters and many homeless people. In this area, there are many African-Americans, […]