Last night on her show, Rachel Maddow connected some very important dots in the situation that led up to the Big Government TakeoverTM of Benton Harbor, Michigan by Joseph Harris, aka “The Czar of Benton Harbor”.
But she didn’t connect ALL of them.
In her piece we learn these facts about Benton Harbor and its twin city next door, St. Joseph.
|St. Joseph||Benton Harbor|
|Demographic||89.5% white||85.5% black|
|Per capita income||$33,034||$10,235|
We also learn that one of the best parts of Benton Harbor is Jean Klock Park, donated by wealthy benefactors years ago with the stipulation that it be used for the public good and that it remain “the children’s” park.…