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Mayor Slay noted the poor quality of public education, stating that in the last ten years the city has lost 22,000 children.
And that, good people, was a vast improvement on the last several censuses.
We are down 22,000 children in ten years. Extrapolate the number just a bit into the future...
Now the news of the closure of St. Elizabeth Academy and the imminent closure of St. John the Baptist make even more sense.
And so of course the news that the city CYC district will be no more is also a yawn.
Have you read Children of Men, by P.D. James? You might want to soon.
While there are people to print it, and people to read it.
Ban assault weapons? How about banning contraceptives?