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France's slum-suburbs

I forgot this: "rioting" banlieues are slum-suburbs!

slum. noun. a densely populated usually urban area marked by crowding, dirty run-down housing, poverty, and social disorganization

Density, poverty, social disorganization certainly all qualify, but dirty run-down housing ...

by Alex in Toulouse on Sun Jun 25th, 2006 at 06:11:22 AM EST
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