Seeking civility in America's cities

Barone, Michael
April 1994
U.S. News & World Report;4/4/94, Vol. 116 Issue 13, p26
Focuses on a new type of American city envisioned by the Manhattan Institute, a think tank. Report of the Kerner Commission on Civil Disorders; Opportunity-rich society discussed by the institute's Michael Horowitz in its `City Journal'; Goal to restore authority of the school principal, the cop on the beat and to maintain the civility that is needed most of all by the law-abiding poor; Myron Magnet's book `The Dream and the Nightmare: The Sixties' Legacy to the Underclass.'


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