The man undertook a literal purge of free marketeers. Groups of large angry men went from business to business “suggesting” that owners should pay more to support the community because that same community might turn on them if the didn’t.
He was Obama before Obama was Obama.
I remember. I grew up in Livonia and the northern ‘burbs during the late 70’s and early 80’s. Young was the man responsible for the invention of the term “white flight”.