He wants to blame social programs for the problems of the inner city.
During that same 50-year period, conditions for a segment of the black community—the inner city—have gotten worse.
Here was a kid, young Carson, growing up in inner city Detroit with an absent father and mom who was facing all sorts of problems.
Today, to oversimplify somewhat, the white working class resembles the inner city blacks of 1965.
Adrian Nicole LeBlanc did much the same thing for American inner city life eight years ago.
The inner city has many peony beds of that sort, both the tree and tuber kind, but they have only leaves to show now.
In 1848 the inner city of Vienna was enclosed within a broad and lofty bastion, fosse, and glacis.
The inner city faces the cardinal points, and is walled and moated all round.
Sixty-five openings gave access to the inner city, by which the roadways, waterways, and railways entered.
They lived in a house of their own in the inner city; and that signifies a great deal in Vienna.
A general term for impoverished areas of large cities. The inner city is characterized by minimal educational opportunities, high unemployment and crime rates, broken families, and inadequate housing. (See ghettos.)