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Baltimore as a parable of inner city trauma

The malaise afflicting cities with sizeable African-American populations is due more to the social-cultural decay than political and economic factors as suggested by the liberal narrative

Baltimore prays for peace. De-industrialisation, black underclass, police misconduct, crime and family breakdown have turned the city into a social and racial time bomb.

ON a recent Saturday evening, members of the Washington elite and its media corps gathered for the annual black-tie White House Press Association dinner at the Hilton Hotel in midtown Washington.

Addressing the audience that included a lot of powerful and wealthy Americans was President