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Can Baby Bonds Help Close Baltimore’s Wealth Gap?

Can Baby Bonds Help Close Baltimore’s Wealth Gap?

DHARNA NOOR: The same day Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced a plan to pour resources into law enforcement to address crime in Baltimore, another type of discussion was happening in the city. SPEAKER: We really want to trust people. We need to provide them with the structure and resources so that they can achieve and …

Capital Flight From Africa: How the Poor Finance the Rich

Capital Flight From Africa: How the Poor Finance the Rich

It’s The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. A new World Bank report titled, “The Changing Wealth of Nations” compared the economic growth among different regions in the world since 1995. It found that sub-Saharan Africa has suffered from stagnation and even a loss of wealth while wealthy OECD countries …