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  • Subject: Poverty
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    • Woodland Avenue area, 1948

    • Children; Poverty; Cost & standard of living; Substandard housing; Urban renewal; Public housing; Woodland Ave.; Slums
    • Small, rundown dwellings on Woodland avenue with laundry hanging outside. Children can be seen hanging out on their doorstep way in the background.
    • City Club Forum: Julian Bond, chairman, NAACP, and president, Southern Poverty Law Center [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Bond, Julian, 1940-2015; Racism; Civil rights; NAACP; School choice; Southern Poverty Law Center;...
    • Friday Special Forum: ''Reflections on Brown VS. Board of Education,'' [50 years later] with Julian Bond, chairman, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). In partnership with the Cleveland Bar Association for Law Day. ...
    • City Club Forum: Brian A. Gallagher,  president and ceo, United Way of America [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Gallagher, Brian A.; Social justice; Poverty; Health insurance; United Way Services; Housing; United...
    • Friday Forum: The public needs to understand the way a non-profit manages and allocates donated funds and then communicate this information effectively and with transparency, according to Brian A. Gallagher, president and ceo, [national] United Way...
    • City Club Forum: John Ogbu, author and professor of anthropology, UC Berkeley [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Ogbu, John U.; University of California, Berkeley; Learning; Racism; Social justice; Educational...
    • Friday Forum: ''Black Students in an Affluent Suburb: A Study of Academic Disengagement,'' by Dr. John Ogbu, professor of anthropology, UC Berkeley. ''Focusing on the academic disengagement and relative success, or lack thereof, of African...
    • City Club Forum: Terence J. Pell, president, Center for Individual Rights [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Pell, Terence John, 1953-; Affirmative action programs; Dual enrollment; Educational equalization;...
    • Friday Forum: Both ''Affirmative action. . .and dual admission standards. . . Are a false feel-good approach to a terrible problem. They are the Band-Aid that papers over the real issue which is the breakdown of K-12 education at many schools that...
    • City Club Forum: Congressman Sherrod Brown [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Politicians; United States Congress; Legislators; Brown, Sherrod, 1952-; Democratic Party;...
    • Tuesday Special Program Series: ''Aging in Ohio: #3: Prescription drugs,'' with Congressman Sherrod Brown, Ohio's 13th District. ''Why do Americans pay much more than Canadians for the same prescription drugs?,'' In partnership with the...
    • City Club Forum: Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones, Ohio's 11th District [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Politicians; United States Congress; Legislators; Jones, Stephanie Tubbs, 1949-2008; Democratic...
    • Friday Forum: ''We ought to hold to the commitment that Medicare is a guarantee, and again, if we can provide healthcare in Iraq, we can provide healthcare to our seniors.'' Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones, Ohio's 11th District. Sponsored by...
    • City Club Forum: Gary Rivlin, author and journalist [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Rivlin, Gary; Pawnbrokers; Poverty; Big business; Working poor
    • Friday - noon: ''Broke, USA: from pawnshops to Poverty, Inc.: how the working poor became big business,'' with author and journalist Gary Rivlin. The Colleen Shaughnessy Memorial Forum. See Further Reading for citation.
    • City Club Forum:  Ethiopian Ambassador Fitigu Tadesee [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Tadesee, Fitigu; Starvation; Poverty; Food supply; Africa; Ethiopia
    • Friday Forum: Ethiopian Ambassador Fitigu Tadesse, vice president and regional director for Africa, The Hunger Project. The mission of the Hunger Project: ''To end hunger and poverty by pioneering sustainable, grassroots, women-centered...
    • City Club Forum: Fred Kammer, president Catholic Charities [audio]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; Local government; City Club Forum; Kammer, Fred, 1945- ; Catholics; Social justice; Poverty; Poor persons; Catholic Church; Catholic...
    • The Reverand Fred Kammer, president of Catholic Charities and author of ''Doing faith justice: An introduction to Catholic social thought.''
    • City Club Forum: Tracy Kidder [audio]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; Local government; City Club Forum; Kidder, Tracy; Physicians; Poverty; Sexually transmitted diseases; Diseases; AIDS (Disease);...
    • Tracy Kidder, Pulitzer prize winning author discusses his recent book, ''Mountains beyond mountains,'' a biography of Dr. Paul Farmer, an infectious disease specialist who has dedicated his life to delivering ''first rate health care'' to the...
    • House in Hough and family at rear of home

    • Cleveland (Ohio); Poverty; Families; Children; Housing; Slums
    • "Suggested for use with UPI 'Racial' dispatch by Stanley S. Scott for PMS, Monday 9/12/'66 NXP/SMP1529412-9/12/'66 - Undated: The smell of decay hangs heavy over the streets in the heart of Cleveland's Hough district. At top are some of the houses...

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