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Robberies, shootings, juvenile crime plague city



Published: Tue, September 27, 2011 @ 12:09 a.m.

Staff report

YOUNGSTOWN

City police are investigating robberies, shootings and juvenile crime from the weekend.

Police arrested three juveniles Sunday in the 300 block of Avondale Avenue during a suspected car break-in.

According to police, Corey Adkins, 14; Jurell Brown, 14; and Damarrea Harris, 13 broke into a car on Avondale and stole items including a credit card.

The crime was witnessed by a neighbor who called police and followed the trio until police came.

Police found the credit card with Brown. Harris was found to be carrying a large piece of asphalt that he told police he would have used to hit the man who followed them and alerted police.

All three of the boys were taken to the Martin P. Joyce Juvenile Justice Center and charged with theft and intimidation.

Police said at least two of the boys also are suspected in a previous purse snatching.

Police also are investigating any links to a robbery Saturday.

A 21-year-old South Side man told police he was walking in the 300 block of Avondale Avenue at about 10 p.m. Saturday when he was approached by a group of young black males asking for change.

He said one of the teens pulled out a gun and took his wallet, which contained $40.

Meanwhile, the owner of the Main Moon restaurant on Belmont Avenue told police he was the victim of a robbery by a just-fired employee Saturday afternoon.

The business owner told police he fired the 20-year-old employee by phone, but the man came in and stole $1,500 from a money drawer and then ran out of the business. He said the former employee almost ran over a current employee who was trying to stop the theft.

Police went to the suspect’s home but could not find the man.

Police also are looking for whoever is responsible for shooting a 20-year-old city man on the city’s East Side on Sunday.

The man told police he was walking in the area of Albert Street and Donation Avenue at about 3:30 a.m. when he heard about five gunshots. He then realized he had been shot.

Police found the man crawling in the street. He was taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center.


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1Stan(9923 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

"Harris was found to be carrying a large piece of asphalt that he told police he would have used to hit the man who followed them and alerted police."

Snitches will not be tolerated in tha hood . . . ..

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2Lifes2Short(3875 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

"Saturday when he was approached by a "group of young black males" asking for change. "

That right there is the majority of the violence in Youngstown. Say what you want but it's the truth.

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3UnionForever(1470 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Harris's mother should be proud. At least he didn't plan on using a gun on the witness.

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4Woodley(26 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

I am so tired of reading the same thing over and over again.As an older Black man, I don't understand what is happening to the Black family. When I was a teenager my grandparents who reared me gave me a curfew. The thought of robbing, killing, or disrespecting an adult never entered my mind. I wanted to get good grades in school and become a responsible adult. But then my grandparents first believed and served God. They were not hesitant to use corporal punishment along with love to help keep me straight. Now the average Black family worships the rappers with their profanity in their music, parents don't know what their kids are doing and some support thier little crooks and then blame the White man for all their ills. There was far less opportunity for success for Blacks 50 years ago than there is now. But some of us just don't care. If it was possible people like Dr. King would be
turning over in his grave because of what young Black parents have allowed some of our youth to become.

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5db(280 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Good for you Woodley, a black man unafraid to speak the truth about the black community. The difference in your upbringing is that there was no welfare system back in the day. The only way the black family structure can reoccur is if welfare is eliminated. Louis Farrakhan may be a racist jerk but I agree with him that welfare has enslaved blacks worse than any chains ever could.

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6jrolley325(799 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

these are the same kids that are considered "good boys" by their mothers when they end up getting shot to death

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7oldmillspice(160 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

I have to agree with Woodley its the music and vidieos , lack of good role models. black musicians from the 50;s 60's and early 70's put out some fantastic music, unlike today glorifying killing, robbing, EBT card abuse and more ! I, as a middle age white man have always beleived MLK's phrase "I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character" .

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8palbubba(664 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

It is a carryover of government entitlemrnt programs. We are raising a generation of entitlement dependent people who believe they are entitled to whatever they want without working for it. Until the ever increasing entitlement programs are stopped this situation will only escalate. Thank you Woodley for speaking the truth.

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9Bigben(1996 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Lack of morals, Woodley got it right. There is no fear of God and no fear of punishment to keep these youths on the right track.

The family unit as a result of immorality is almost non existent. The father is simply not there in many of their homes.

He is also correct with the music and videos the black thug is often portrayed at having it together and having it all -money, girls and perhaps above all respect.

What does not get mentioned often are the black youths who work at the fast food places and unloading trucks ect.They are probably still receiving welfare because they don't make a living wage.But they are trying.

Meanwhile the dealers and the thugs look down at these kids as suckers who won't get anywhere.

I think this is pretty accurate.

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10Bigben(1996 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

I also would like to mention it isn't only black youth who may emulate and admire the thugs in the movies and music but youth across the race spectrum. They don't know about Carver who came up with uses for peanuts other crops and many common household items .

Charles R. Drew - - -- "a black surgeon who pioneered techniques for preserving blood plasma that saved countless lives during World War II. "

We don't often hear of folks like these only the thugs are emulated.One has to wonder why some in Hollywood , music industry, or the press would do this?

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11doowoptokidrock(325 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

What is anyone doing that they are walking around at 3.30 in the morning?

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12cityslicker(21 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Ok people lets get something cleared up right now, not all of the black youth in Youngstown are gangsters and thugs, in fact the pecentage of youth portrayed in crimes is minimal compared to all the youth that are going to school and doing positive things in their community. I will be the first to admit that Youngstown does have some juveniles that need serious help, but for that matter, so does Boardman, Austintown, Canfield, and guess what? Poland too. The only difference between the kids in Youngstown and these other townships is that Youngstown crimes get REPORTED by police. These other communitys have crimes that get taking care of at the station or a call to a parent who comes and picks up their little bundles of joy after, getting caught with drugs, vandalism, shop lifting, underage drinking, breaking and entering, and oh yes, even assaults. So please lets not make this issue that the kids in Youngstown are the Anti-Christ, im not buying it, look in your own backyards the same thing is going on. And as for the rap and hip hop music, its a known fact that more white kids are listening to and buying the music than african american kids. I would be willing to bet that if you search some of your kids rooms you would find that out. So instead of being judgemental, try to understand that a few bad apples dont spoil the whole bunch. Their are alot of great role models in the black community and if some of you crawl out of your hole, you would know that.

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13DwightK(1250 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

"The crime was witnessed by a neighbor who called police and followed the trio until police came."

If the city had more people like this it would be a much better place to live. This person deserves the same special recognition those McDonald's workers received.

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14Stan(9923 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

doowoptokidrock :

"What is anyone doing that they are walking around at 3.30 in the morning?"

They are looking for opportunity . ..

http://www.toonpool.com/user/997/file...

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15Silence_Dogood(1333 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

cityslicker, you might be right these thing might be happening in Boardman, Canfield and even Poland. But what I don't understand is how do they cover up all of those murders taking place there. You would think that if several dozen Biffy's and Skip's were killed each year in these white neighborhoods the media would get wind of it and report it.
I can hear in now. Captain, we found another dead kid on the Village Green, what should we do?
Sargent I wan't you to spray paint the dead kid and dump him in Youngstown on Chalmers. We don't want anyone thinking that these kind of things go on in Canfield now do we!

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16Stan(9923 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

The taxpayers are enslaved to sustain this degrading way of life .Forced employment is the only sustainable solution . Jobs in the hood with small shops manufacturing goods for a large central warehouse is a viable solution . Let's export to the world . Dignity in the hood can be regained with productivity .

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17ThewayIseeit(31 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Its bigger than welfare and rap music. That's the first thing everyone wants to holler. Who implemented Welfare in the first place? Who has the money and the power to distribute rap cd's across the world. Who buys and imports the drugs that are distributed in the inner city? Who owns business where guns are purchased with little or no back ground checks? Certainly not the black man...... It is up to the black community to fix the problems in said community. Because, we are the only ones who can reach our youth. All that the other races have to offer is racist opinions of a topic they could never understand. Let us deal with our own. You never see any comments on vindy when a Caucasian rapes and pillages, as they have been doing since Columbus said the ocean blue. But when the article is about the inner city, the most racist people jump on here and stereotype every black person. When its a known fact that White people receive welfare more than any other race. White Teens buy more rap music than any other race. And when you open the hard times paper, look at which race is doing the most dirt. All races contribute to the crime in America, from heroin sales to white collar crime......

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18woolyd(579 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Ok people so Corey Adkins is the younger brother of who???? Brandon Adkins who was murdered earlier this year and was referred to by his mother "as a pillar and bright light of the community". See it is the enabling and/or denial by the parents that has contributed to the many issues of this community. Stop making excuses for your kids and teach them something. This is ridiculous every day these kids acting a damn fool, killing each other and parents condoning the behavior.

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19cityslicker(21 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Ok people here we go again, once again you cant see the truth because of the white pillowcases over you faces, crime is just not in the black race and in Youngstown, the twelve year old that put a shot gun to his pregnant step moms head and killed her, white, the young man that ran over a man and drug his body underneath the car from a nightclub up to Mc Donalds and across Midlothian Ave, white, the youth that burned down a house in Youngstown killing a whole family, white, the Boardman policemen taking advantage of underage drunk females, at the Blue Wolf Sports Bar, white,is crime worse when its committed by blacks? GET REAL!!! CRIME IS CRIME.

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20woolyd(579 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

@Cityslicker to some it is there is a select few that blog all the time on here that only talk about two murder cases they want to see ended. They dont talk about the young victims or another older person who was killed by two white boys. There will always be a double standard and certain live deemed more valuable then others.
With that being said some of the victims are bringing their homicides to themselves by the way they act in the streets. And as long as parents condone their kids behavior change will never happen.

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21DwightK(1250 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

How strange that the same families keep turning up in crime related stories.

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22southsidedave(4780 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Hmmm, the 300 block of Avondale Avenue at 10 PM is not a good place to be!

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23Stan(9923 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

woolyd :

"to some it is there is a select few that blog all the time on here that only talk about two murder cases they want to see ended. They dont talk about the young victims or another older person who was killed by two white boys. "

Many posts ago I recommended the death penalty for those involved in the killing of the lady realtor on the EastSide . Jamar Houser should face certain death after his trial for killing Angeline Fimognari at St. Dominics Church . The boys who killed Thomas Repchic and blew the leg off his wife also need to be executed . I am not color selective by any means . Subculture comes in all colors !

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24Lifes2Short(3875 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

cityslicker

"".......Ok people here we go again, once again you cant see the truth because of the white pillowcases over you faces, crime is just not in the black race and in Youngstown...."

That right there is a problem, because someone puts out facts, their racist??? Get real. A opinion does not make one racist, is that so hard to comprehend?
Of the 14 homicides this year, how many were a black victim or the perp was a young black??
Of the 18 homicides last year, what was the stats??
Look it up, it's right there in black and white.

Murders and violence is on ALL races, no question about that, BUT the majority in Youngstown are young black males. How many young black males do you see working anywhere legally?? When your out and about try to notice it. How many do you see standing on a street corner or walking in the middle of the street or gathered at the corner store??

And NO it's not being racist, everything is politically correct in society nowadays, but no one wants to say it. And I can't blame them because there labeled a "racist". Just amazing....

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25taxpayer1001(274 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Something that would be nice and maybe, just maybe make those that think it's racism, would be for the Vindy to do an article with stats. Just for giggles, do a stat article that lists all of the common crimes (including murder since that is common in Yo) and let's see the color side of it and the location. Also the thefts in Boardman, Austintown stores listing the theifs city of residence. I think this would really shed some light on the people who think it's just rasism and not just the facts. Granted, there are a few that post that really come off that way, but in all honesty it's just the facts!

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26VINDYAK(1799 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

If you look at the FBI Crime statistics for 2010 (table 43) , you will see that white crime vs. black crime is nearly 3 to 1, but there are certain areas where it is only 2 to 1.

What is surprising is when you look at the under 18 crime statistics, where under 18 black crime is 2 to 1 vs. white crime under 18. This is an alarming statistic. The white teens are loosing ground to black teens.

See below...
http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/ucr/...

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27woolyd(579 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

I diddnt read those posts Stan and for that I apologize but there are many that feel the way I said

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28VINDYAK(1799 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

I should restate my second sentence...under 18 white crime is 2 to 1 vs. under 18 black crime and the white teens are loosing ground to black teens.

This FBI crime file is massive, but look at table 43.

Also, check "expanded table 9" for murder demographics for 2010

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29ghostofjohnyoung(163 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

We run in circles around here month after month.

Everyone can claim racism until their face turns purple. It's rubbish.

Being apologists and in denial just causes these issues to continue socially.

In 2010, the FBI says there were a whopping, 15,094 MURDER OFFENDERS. Presumption here is that these were those offending and actually apprehended only in year 2010.

The offenders were:
White: 4,849
Black: 5,770

Unknown: 4,224 (perp never apprehended)

Of those apprehended by gender:
Male: 9,972
Female: 1,075

So what is obvious?

1. Blacks commit more murders than whites in most recent year.

2. Males commit 90%+ of the murders.

3. Blacks make up approximately 12% of the US population with black males being roughly 5% of the US population.

So how does the 5% black male population commit more homicides than every other group of people that far outnumber them?

You can see the data right here:
http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/ucr/...

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30ghostofjohnyoung(163 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

What the FBI stats do not air out that we all know here is that young black males have a near monopoly over crime in Ytown.

Not run of the mill mischief either, we are talking hardcore crime, murders, robberies, burglaries, drugs, etc.

While the bad apples do not make rotten the whole bunch, the crime numbers are downright alarming, even if they aren't as bad as prior years. Have to note the population continues decreasing, so should the crime incidents.

The media plays chicken, often color stripping offender details and sanitizing. Why they do that? No clue.

How many white gangs are their in Youngstown?

How many murder perps in Youngstown have been white in the past 10 years and what percentage is that compared to the total?

We are a good three generations into a severely unproductive welfare living culture amongst the black community. This parallels the intended consequence of lack of black fathers raising children and single mother households.

This is nothing new. People studying this have been looking at living numbers for upwards of 40 years now.

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31ghostofjohnyoung(163 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

Where'd those poser candya$$ Guardian Angels go? Thought they were back again to say the town.

What Ytown needs are the Interrupters:
http://www.cnn.com/2011/CRIME/09/27/c...

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32onmygrownwoman(3 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

EVERYBDY SO QUICK 2PLAY GOD N JUDGE SHAME ON U WHEN U DNT NO DEY STORY NOR THEIR STRUGGLE JUST CUZ U LIVE N DA HOOD DOESNT MAKE U A BAD PERSON NOR HOW U WAS RAISED NOR DA COLOR OF YO SKIN I NO PPL DAT WAS BROUGHT UP N 2PARENT HOMES WIT PARENTS/PARENT DAT WORKD FULL TIME WIT NO WELFARE N TURND OUT WRONG I NO A PASTOR WHO'S SON'S A RAPIST I NO SUM1 BROUGHT UP N CHURCH EVERY SUNDAY DATS A MURDERER GOOD TURN BAD STAN U HAVE 2MUCH TIME ON UR HANDS U R ALWAYS ON EVERY STORY COMMENTN NEGATIVELY R U RACIST ITS 2011 THERE R NO GANGS JUST CUZ ALOT HANG WIT EACH OTHER DOESNT MAKE DEM A GANG CRIME HAPPENS ALL OVER NOT JUST N YOUNGSTOWN ON DA SOUTHSIDE JUST CUZ U HEAR ABOUT IT N DAT AREA IT STILL HAPPENS ELSE WHERE MOST KIDS WANNA FIT N SO DEY DO WHAT DEY C/HEAR OTHERS DOING 2HAVE A REP NOT ALL KIDS HAVE POSITIVE ROLE MODELS HAVE U EVER THOUGHT SUM1S PARENT/GUARDIN MAY B WORKN N DA KIDS DO AS DEY PLEASE EVERYBDY SO QUICK 2JUDGE N DNT NO WHATS BEHIND DA KIDS/PPL DOIN CRIMES UNTIL U CAN WALK N SUM1S SHOES R NO DEY STORY BUT WANNA B SO JUDGEMENTAL NO1 NEVER TALKS ABOUT HELPIN YOUNG KIDS/PPL THERE ISNT NO JOBS R ANYTHING POSITIVE N DIS CITY 4KIDS 2DO YET NO TALKS ABOUT IT U HAVE 2GIVE RESPECT N ORDER 2GET IT TRY REACHING OUT LEARNING THE PROBLEM B4 U START ASSUMING WHITES DO JUST AS MUCH AS BLACKS ONLY DIFFERENCE U WILL ALWAYS HAVE OF BLACK PPL NONSENSE AS 2WHITES U WILL BARELY HEAR N RACIST AMERICA WHERE WE POSE 2B EQUAL

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33Lifes2Short(3875 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

onmine...

Please write coherent sentences and make some sense, it would really help your cause. Geez.

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34onmygrownwoman(3 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

IF U HAD COMMON SENSE U CULD UNDERSTAND RAY CHARLES CULD EASILY UNDERSTAND WHAT DEY MEAN UMMMM DUH

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35Lifes2Short(3875 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

ohmy....

SOS YAS SAYING DA KIDS DA NOTS 2BLAME IZ'S SOCIETYS FAULT BCUZ DA KIDS HAVENT NONE ROLES MODZELS. DA KIDS MAMAS DADDYS SHOULDS B DA ROLES MODELS. DA KIDS HAVE NONE RESPECTS FOR NONEONE. QUITS BLAMING SOC2IETY 4 DA UNEXCUSEABLE DA VOILENCE. DAYS HAS 2 LOOKING DA MIRRORS AND B'S HELD A$$COUNTABLE FOR DA'S ACTIONS. UMMM DUH.

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36woolyd(579 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

@LIFE what the hell? lol @oNMYGROWN WOMAN what the hell? I can see why people have such a low opinion of Youngstown has a failing school system. Seriously I was so lost on what was being said and I know(not no) Ebonics

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37jrolley325(799 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

i'm pretty sure the "onmygrownwoman" post is just pure satire.

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38Lifes2Short(3875 comments)posted 2 years, 11 months ago

@woolyd

I had to go down to there level.....lol

@jrolley

I certainly hope so....

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39onmygrownwoman(3 comments)posted 2 years, 10 months ago

@wooldy umm every1 cnt have a perfect lyfe aint none yall god n cnt judge no1 u dnt no these kids they story r they struggle n as far as society goes its not their fault these kids no right from wrong but when u dnt no sum1s story yo opinion is just ingnorant I no the adkins family personally &yes his brother did get killd a few months back yes they did wrong but had/haves another side thats just not f'd up with the life they was given if I was in their shoes I would b f'd myself 9times out of10 all these kids in this situation family wise life hasnt been so great but if u never lived in the hood/southside/youngstown r no any1 who has u cnt judge n ppl wit the attitude u have is main reason these kids do what they do no1 trys 2help the problem all tlk a gud game but dnt give 2f's bout these kids it doesnt have 2b just family 2help ever heard bless sum1 &b blessd any1 can help a trouble kid society can start just as they say u cnt judge a book by its cover u dnt no their story so u cnt judge them no matter how much wrong they do it sad they had 2do this jrolley325 thank u bcuz I DID smgdh ppl thats y the world & ppl r the way they r bcuz we cnt unite r put out a hand n help sum1 prayin.4.better.days.&ingnorant ppl n this world & 4u life2short eat a d*** half yall racist & love the fact black kids r the way they r

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40ghostofjohnyoung(163 comments)posted 2 years, 10 months ago

EBONIC-tards.

@onmygrownwoman

Who's damn fault is it that "situation family wise life hasnt been so great"?

It's the one pump one dump sperm donor daddy's fault and the hit and run sex accident hoochie mama's fault.

Instead of coddling these fools and providing for them while they continue their highly degraded life, we should force them to work. How? By cutting off their free entitlements. No welfare, no housing, no food stuff, no extended free child care.

Black community around here have way too many excuses.

I've lived in inner city predominantly black neighborhoods for 30+ years. I've seen many white people robbed, stabbed, shot and even killed because they were in a black neighborhood. Isn't that racist, against whites?

Black blames whites for their drug dealing and prostitution. Without white customers just imagine, more young black folks would be forced to work or commit more violent crime.

It's one thing to have a beef against someone over money biases and suppression. What fools do in blaming white folks for the black community being destroyed isn't right. Vast majority of whites have no say, have no control power and are influencing any agenda against anyone. They are struggling just to survive too.

There are racists out there. White ones too. They'd just as quick tell you to get out of their town by sun down. However, I don't see them shooting black people down daily and mass raping black women.

Both black and whites in urbanized America are degenerates. This is what happens when you make everyone an island and they only look out for themselves.

Between the two groups in urbanized areas, they have a massive lead in percentages of all crimes in the entire country.

This is why those with sense are fleeing these urban terrorist infested crime lands.

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41atek101(77 comments)posted 2 years, 10 months ago

I hate to break it to you, but that "move out of the city" attitude is exactly what's keeping our city down!

If the Mahoning Valley is to have a future, we need to get serious as a region about reinvesting in our city. Dull, boring suburbs aren't going to keep the majority of our young, creative, and entrepreneurial people here. 90% of the new jobs created in this country are through new and small businesses, most of which are created by young people like me.

We also need to get real about addressing the deep-rooted social problems that face our Valley and work together to resolve them. Racism exists in our Valley, and it's a strong and degenerative force that's only worked toward our demise. We need to acknowledge this and change local business, housing, education, and political practices that institutionalize racism. We also need to get real about helping the poor and distressed youth of our region to thrive and succeed if we hope to have any future at all.

I'm a working class boy born and raised in the City of Youngstown who has lived in the inner-city (a.k.a. "urbanized America"). I'm away at school now, but when I move back, the only place I'd even consider is in the city. And for the record, the only crime I've ever committed is trespassing to help my neighbors board up abandoned homes to keep my community safe.

My challenge to you, the naysayers, is to put up or shut up. Many Youngstown residents are doing fantastic things to better their neighborhoods all over the city. I challenge you (whether you live in the city or not) to take part in these efforts. If you truly care about the future of our Valley, our children, and the improvement of American society, I suspect that you will rise to this challenge.

If anyone needs help finding a neighborhood group, school program, of nonprofit organization in Youngstown with which you can volunteer your time to help make our city a better place to live, contact me at atek101@gmail.com and I'll gladly point you in the right direction.

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42atek101(77 comments)posted 2 years, 10 months ago

I benefit from taxes, just like everyone else in any community. I use public roads, public sewers and bridges, just like everyone who works in Youngstown, whether they live in the city or not. What's wrong with paying taxes when it helps to make our community a better place?

Yeah, there's cronyism and corruption, crime, blight and other serious issues: these problems plague our entire Valley. We need to work as a community to solve these challenges, not run and hide from them like selfish cowards because we can afford to. Is that really the kind of place we want to live in? Is that the kind of society we want to create for our children?

I'm sorry, Carl, but I just don't buy the 'run away' attitude. That's exactly what transformed parts of Youngstown and other communities in our Valley into what you like to call the "destroyed ghetto."

I'm tired of people telling my generation to give up on our own community, where our friends and family were born and raised. We deserve to be proud of the place we live and it ought to be everyone's job to make it a place where we can thrive and succeed.

Youngstown is a town that was founded on hard work and ingenuity. It's going to take hard work to make our city a great place to live again, and there are many amazing people all across our region that are striving tirelessly to make that happen.

I'm confident that if we work hard and use our talents, skills, creativity, and ingenuity, we can make our city a great place. Don't we owe that to our ancestors and to the youth of our community?

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43atek101(77 comments)posted 2 years, 10 months ago

All of that's changing, Carl, and it's the young people in our city that are making it happen. Give it ten years, and you'll be sorry that you left.

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