Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Economics at Ground Zero of Riot Central Baltimore

It's about kids educated in a rotten public school system, where minimum wages laws prevent youth from getting that all important first job and where government welfare payments rage on destroying the incentive to maintain the nuclear family..


(graphics via ThinkProgress)


  1. Yeah, and ThinkProgress thinks the answer is more government.

  2. Don't forget drug prohibition. The teens are left with a choice between unemployment and the drug trade.

  3. But it is a source of wealth for the bureaucracy and a source of contentment for rich, white Liberals. That's gotta count for something.