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The British government hopes so.
Violent clashes spread to almost a dozen countries.
One in seven young Americans are neither working nor going to school.
Even after a generation of stagnating market wages, taxing the poor less and spending more money on them is working.
The closer they are, the more they fall.
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While its historic character and culture has been strong for the last 50 years, the neighborhood's re-emergence is complicated by uncertainties.