The West Baltimore Innovation Village: An Oreo Gentrification Scheme?
Lawrence Brown


You articulate many of the frustrations that many of us have experienced.

The long and arduous journey toward an inclusive Innovation Economy in Baltimore and the U.S., should be informed by Inclusive Competitiveness® — building new and enduring community systems designed to improve the education attainment and economic productivity and quality of life of underserved (not “undeserved”- the “r” is absolutely critical) Americans.

Check out a backgrounder on the new book about Inclusive Competitiveness:

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Keep up the good work!