Jodie Adams Kirshner talked about her book, Broke: Hardship and Resilience in a City of Broken Promises, in which she looked at the of Detroit’s bankruptcy on the city’s poor.

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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Jan 05, 2020 | 1:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 01, 2020 | 4:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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