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Raised in a household with an abusive father, he left home early to live on the streets of New York, surviving as a teen hustler in a city ravaged by some of the worst crime and economic blight in its history.
‘WOJNAROWICZ’ BURNS WITH A QUEER ICON’S BRILLIANT FURYJOHN PAUL KINGMARCH 24, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Instead, Klacik made herself a national sensation with a series of viral videos about urban blight in the Maryland 7th that she parlayed into a primetime speaking slot at the Republican National Convention.
THE STRONGEST HOUSE CANDIDATES IN 2020 WERE (MOSTLY) MODERATENATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)MARCH 23, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The state holds an annual peach festival, even though it ceased to be the nation’s largest peach producer, due to a blight, more than a century ago.
LOVELY, LITTLE DELAWARE — LONG FAMOUS FOR CORPORATIONS, CHICKENS AND CREDIT CARDS — IS READY FOR ITS BIG MOMENTKAREN HELLERJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The new variety has fewer diseases, including northern corn leaf blight, gray leaf spot, maize streak virus, and maize lethal necrosis, a viral disease that was a big problem for us when it broke out in 2011.
HOW HYBRID MAIZE HELPS FARMERS GET THROUGH DRY SPELLSKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Neighborhoods and commercial areas deprived of pedestrian traffic are more vulnerable to urban blight and street and property crime.
MYTHS AND SHAME SHOULDN’T GUIDE CANNABIS REGULATIONSJOHN BERTSCHSEPTEMBER 8, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
There is still mademoiselle, with her new-formed friends in Paris—may a pestilence blight them all!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The country around Llangollen was beautiful, but the memory of the hotel leaves a blight over all.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
Tokyo might fall under the blight of progress, but Kano would hold to the traditions of his race.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Is not one bitter trouble sufficient to blight all of a sudden the most peaceful and happy life?
SUPERSTITION IN ALL AGES (1732)JEAN MESLIER
Out in the vegetable area there were first cutworms and then drought and potato blight to be contended with.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON

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