S2E3: Redefining How We See Poverty in America

S2E3: Redefining How We See Poverty in America

What does poverty look like today in America? What are the most important factors that are keeping people in poverty and what can we do about them? Today, we are bringing you part one of our “why is it so expensive to be poor” mini series, and discuss this important topic with Alexandra Cawthorne Gaines, the vice president of the Poverty to Prosperity Program at the Center for American Progress.

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This episode was produced by Global Thinking Foundation USA and Hangar Studios.

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You can find Alexandra Cawthorne Gaines's bio and her works here.

Explore more publications focused on poverty on Center of American Progress's website here.

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