Book Discussion on The American Way of Poverty

Sasha Abramsky talked by video link from Sacramento, California, about his book, The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still… read more

Sasha Abramsky talked by video link from Sacramento, California, about his book, The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives, in which he examines the historical roots and current complexion of poverty in America today. He talked about the variety of people living in poverty and the ways they got into that situation. Topics included what he deemed mis-characterizations of President Johnson’s “War on Poverty.” He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. close

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Book Discussion on The American Way of Poverty

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Dec 28, 2013

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  • Dec 28, 2013 | 8:30am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 28, 2013 | 8:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
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