A MESSAGE FROM KIDSTAR FOUNDER AND
VOICEAMERICAKIDS PROGRAM DIRECTOR PERRY DAMONE
This idea came to me when I was reading the latest TIME Magazine (August 5, 2013), the cover story read, “IS YOUR CITY NEXT, LESSONS FROM DETROIT’S FIGHT TO SURVIVE” by Rana Foroohar. I don’t have to tell you about the state of the world and the economic situation that faces our children; this is the world we are leaving them. This includes the bankrupt city of Detroit and the chaos that surrounds us, in fact in this specific article it points to the East side of Detroit which has been especially hit hard and decimated with 80,000 empty homes surrounded by empty businesses, 140 square miles. More . . .