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Is Poverty a Death Sentence?

By Senator Bernie Sanders Posted: 9/13/11 03:39 PM ET   The crisis of poverty in America is one of the great moral and economic issues facing our country. It is very rarely talked about in the mainstream media. It gets … Continue reading

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The Long-Term Effects of Childhood Poverty—October 28, Online Discussion

From the Population Reference Bureau (http://www.prb.org):   When: Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010, 1-2 p.m. (EDT) (GMT -4)   Who: Greg Duncan, Professor of Education, University of California, Irvine.   Where: Go to http://discuss.prb.org. You may submit questions in advance and … Continue reading

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