“Target announced on Tuesday its decision to shutter nine of its stores, across four Democrat-led states, in October, citing escalating safety concerns and unsustainable business performance due to rampant ‘organized retail crime….’

The closures, scheduled for Oct. 21, will affect specific stores in New York, Washington, California, and Oregon.”

Analyst Comment: Conditions are rapidly degrading in several liberal strongholds including Chicago, Portland, Philadelphia, New York (City), San Francisco (and surrounding). Grocery and retail stores are pulling out. Homelessness and drug use are increasing. Crime is driving out residents. More and more these parts of the US look like 2nd or even 3rd world nations.