The Gritty, Hard Climb Out Of Poverty

Posted: December 17, 2012 in poverty
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The face of the American poor is changing. Journalist Anne Hull recently wrote about one teenager’s struggle to break the cycle of poverty in a small rust belt town. Host Michel Martin discusses the story with Hull, youth pastor Shawn Galla, and the Brookings Institution’s Ron Haskins.

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