"What the people want is very simple -- an America as good as its promise," said U.S. Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, the first southern African-American female elected to the United States House of Representatives and an LBJ School faculty member from 1979-1996.
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When it comes to poverty, not much has changed in the last 25 years. But neighborhood revitalization provides a viable solution to the cycle of despair making a nightmare of the American dream.
"Things are qualitatively similar to ... when I wrote The Truly Disadvantaged [in 1987]," said