European-style welfare programs would undermine America's greatest virtues-its dynamism, strong work ethic, and volunteer spirit.
Vincent Lane leads the Windy City's renaissance in public housing.
At Manhattan's Wildcat Academy, the city's most troubled youngsters have a chance to succeed.
Urban leaders fight to restore civility in public places but often find themselves battling in court.
If we are to control the plague of violent crime committed by youths, the juvenile justice system must be reformed.
Indianapolis is a city that works, but Mayor Stephen Goldsmith thinks it can work even better.
Ten years after the publication of Losing Ground, its analysis of the underclass is widely accepted. Is the solution to abolish all federal welfare programs?
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