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Inspirational Tuesday

December 4, 2012

It is not a secret. Newark, NJ is not the most glamorous city in the country. And they don’t claim to be. But the city is changing, updating, inspiring. Being only 16 miles outside of Manhattan, the spotlight continues to neglect the 278,000 person city. Until now.

Corey Booker is simply the mayor but he has agreed to quite the interesting challenge brought on by Twitter. Starting today, December 4th, Corey is going to live on food stamps alone for 7 days. This is roughly $30.00 for the whole week. Do you think he can do it? Would your mayor do that? What great insight into the lives of those in his community. I truly wonder what changes he will be able to implement into the system…

Read the full story here.

What an inspiration.

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