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Riots Only Help Fuel Urban Impoverishment

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09/24/2020Lipton Matthews

Riots (unlike peaceful protests) are economically disastrous for inner cities. They also tend to create blowback against the people the riots claim to be defending.

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Original Article: "Riots Only Help Fuel Urban Impoverishment​".

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Lipton Matthews is a researcher, business analyst, and contributor to, The Federalist, and the Jamaica Gleaner. He may be contacted at or twitter @matthewslipton

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