Programs aim to stop Bridgeport violence

Full story: Connecticut Post

Charles Tisdale, Executive Director of Action for Bridgeport Community Development, Inc. , speaks during a roundtable discussion about efforts to reduce violence in Bridgeport and across Connecticut Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 at the Morton Government Center in Bridgeport, Conn.
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Santa Claus

Seymour, CT

#1 Nov 26, 2013
And to all, a good night.
BPT

Bristol, CT

#2 Nov 27, 2013
violence can NEVER be stopped. this is all and only political posturing AGAIN.

must be nice to get paid a lot of money to bs everyone all day.

“'never'”

Since: Mar 11

Location hidden

#3 Nov 27, 2013
When we stop subsidizing unwed children to have feral babies, that's when the violence will stop.
BPT

Bristol, CT

#4 Nov 27, 2013
Citizen44 wrote:
When we stop subsidizing unwed children to have feral babies, that's when the violence will stop.
not even then my friend. we (people) are the most dangerous animal on the planet!
happy thanksgiving, give George some turkey for me.

Sol

Since: Jan 08

Location hidden

#5 Nov 28, 2013
a tisdale,'ABCD', and 'bridgeport violence' all in the same sentence... When will they announce that it's all because of discrimination?

oh wait - it gets better:'sandy hook', blumenthal, himes, lanza, finch, malloy, and "a U-shaped table" are in the story too! Now we know how much not to believe and how little to expect from the event.
"By working together we have made some progress," Malloy said, "but we have a long way to go to convince our young people not to shoot each other."
To classify this quote "retarded" dose not do it justice.
The governor said state officials are committed to finding community programs aimed at stopping violence in Bridgeport, and he read a list of grants that have gone to the city this year. Malloy warned, however, that the state will not continue to fund projects by community groups that cannot show they are having an impact.
And THAT's because Bridgeport AIN'T Hartford - where EVERY community program is (of course) WONDERFUL and BEAUTIFUL and RACIALLY PROFITABLE and beneficial to the ENTIRE STATE!
He said he has appointed a staff member to examine the viability of programs.
Translation: he'll now have sufficient and plausible isolation from the matter to claim ignorance when the whole thing is exposed as an expensive and colossal f**k-up.
CTM

Southbury, CT

#6 Nov 29, 2013
I think the government has another plan, let's see if the link stays.http://www.informationcl earinghouse.info/article36807. htm
ARBUCKLE

Newtown, CT

#7 Nov 29, 2013
Deport all the Illegals..Check all welfare applicants for Drugs(positive=NO $)...Cross check all Aid requests with all other states and P.R. To prevent Double Dip... ALL welfare children must have a FATHERS NAME on record;Must contribute by $witholding. Violence will be cut by 70% since that will be the reduction in population after the leeches are thrown out,pushed out and leave for "Greener" pastures...
Nulli Secundus

Monroe, CT

#8 Nov 29, 2013
ARBUCKLE wrote:
Deport all the Illegals..Check all welfare applicants for Drugs(positive=NO $)...Cross check all Aid requests with all other states and P.R. To prevent Double Dip... ALL welfare children must have a FATHERS NAME on record;Must contribute by $witholding. Violence will be cut by 70% since that will be the reduction in population after the leeches are thrown out,pushed out and leave for "Greener" pastures...
Don't forget to DNA the kid, the father, AND the mother - just to make sure you have the right ones responsible for the kid's future maintenance.
CTM

Southbury, CT

#9 Nov 29, 2013
ARBUCKLE wrote:
Deport all the Illegals..Check all welfare applicants for Drugs(positive=NO $)...Cross check all Aid requests with all other states and P.R. To prevent Double Dip... ALL welfare children must have a FATHERS NAME on record;Must contribute by $witholding. Violence will be cut by 70% since that will be the reduction in population after the leeches are thrown out,pushed out and leave for "Greener" pastures...
..........You mean like getting the civil servants to be civil and do their job? That seems to only be for insiders. Ask the people living at 46 or 48 birch hill road. They pay no taxes or mortgage and the Town Hall commits felonies just to keep the deal under wraps. But to actually do the job they were hired for? That's a laugh, would cut into their graft and bribe money.
Gun Control Does Not Work

Seymour, CT

#10 Nov 29, 2013
How to reduce violence in Bport. How about locking up criminals.
CTM

Southbury, CT

#11 Nov 30, 2013
You need to have about 1/4 to 1/3 of the cops to lock themselves up first!

“'never'”

Since: Mar 11

Location hidden

#12 Nov 30, 2013
It will be very interesting to watch NYC under Dinkins 2.0. I can't wait for new yorkers to get what they deserve.

Since: Aug 10

Location hidden

#13 Dec 1, 2013
How about the cops use very big guns to kill the criminals in their homes and streets?
sunny day

Naugatuck, CT

#14 Dec 2, 2013
But obamacare is not in spanish.
sunny day

Naugatuck, CT

#15 Dec 2, 2013
obama keeps telling lies about ACA. Wait until the web site works and people see how much "free" health care is going to cost . This train wreck is going to get much worst.

Since: Aug 10

Location hidden

#16 Dec 2, 2013
If Opbama wants to stop crimes in Bridgeport, let him live there.

Sol

Since: Jan 08

Location hidden

#17 Dec 2, 2013
sunny day wrote:
But obamacare is not in spanish.
It doesn't HAVE to be in spanish - the beaners get the top-level care automatically and for-free. Why should they have to READ anything?

Since: Aug 10

Location hidden

#18 Dec 4, 2013
Very true, Sol

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