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Alessandro Tinonga & Todd Chretien
WHILE ACTION is absolutely necessary, the conventional wisdom that hiring more cops will curb the violence in Oakland is probably the worst way to deal with the crisis. ONE MEASURE that would be far more effective than more cops on the streets is a major jobs and education program to undercut the despair that runs through the streets of Oakland.
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