The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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List Criteria: U.S. cities that have high crime rates, poor city planning or are otherwise unfavorable places to live or visit

The worst US cities to live in or visit, ranked by hundreds of voters who have had the misfortune to actually go to these places. Anyone can vote on this list of the worst cities in the US, making it a trustworthy way to find out which US cities to avoid. You can even add your own list of the worst cities in the USA to these rankings. Whether you're traveling or looking to move somewhere permanently, these are the US cities to avoid at all costs.
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    New Jersey, USA Many Englewood people suffer constant harrassment, torture and defamation and character assassination and worse to people and their children. Schools are dangerous. Web search on all the drive by

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    New Jersey, USA Criminal terror and torture to many victims targeted by corrupt police, prosecutors, judges and even attorneys. Police found guilty of many crimes and ongoing investigation into corrupt police pattern

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    Woodcrest is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Woodcrest New Jersey, USA Violent schools.  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodcrest,_New_Jersey Wealthy Jewish neighborhood with documented extreme violence and abuse to children, especially in schools and intended for

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    Cherry Hill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Cherry Hill New Jersey, USA Violent schoolshttp://www.cherryhill-nj.com http://articles.philly.com/1993-11-12/news/25944342_1_nazis-america-nationalist-party-jewish-population Nazi Germany at Cherry Hill High School East 

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    Florida, USA

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    New Jersey, USA Tenafly mayors state Islamist views in public speeches and threaten people's children when told of need to stop terrorism in the middle east and also from most illegally segregated school system

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    New Jersey, USA

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    New York

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    California, USA

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    Portland, Oregon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Portland, Oregon Deadly dull city.  Worst in world for friendliness and making comfortable moving in.  Worst still for getting a date!   Absolutely nothing to do in this city and terrible

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    Chicago, IL is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Chicago, IL Violent dangerous city, anti-majority, worst police torture, brutality and excessive force, strong anti-majority, communist.

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    Ferguson, Missouri is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Cities in America to Live in or Visit

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    Ferguson, Missouri The Justice Department found that the Ferguson Police Department (FPD) engaged in a pattern or practice of conduct that violates the First, Fourth, and 14th Amendments of the Constitution. 

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    New Jersey, USA cheap, dangerous.

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    California

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    New Jersey, USA

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    California

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    Michigan

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    California

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    New Jersey, USA

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    New Jersey

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    Maryland

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    Indiana

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    Florida, USA

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    California

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    Massachusetts

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    Oklahoma

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    Ohio

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    California

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    California

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    Texas

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    Texas

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    Texas

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    Pennsylvania

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    California

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    Missouri

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    Tennessee

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    Mississippi

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    Florida

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    Texas

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    Texas, USA

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