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The Good (and Bad) News About Poverty and Global Trade

By John Cassidy October 6, 2015   What’s the big news about the world economy this week? If your answer is that the United States and ten Pacific Rim countries have agreed on the terms of a new trade deal, … Continue reading

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Food and Poverty in California’s Central Valley

Last summer, I traveled with photographer Joakim Eskildsen to Fresno and other small surrounding towns in California’s Central Valley as part of a multimedia project on poverty in America for TIME Magazine. What we found uniquely disturbing about Fresno is … Continue reading

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American Realities

Click to hear Adel White Dog talk about finding out that her trailer burned down in an electrical fire. It’s a common problem on the reservation. where FEMA sells people condemned trailers to try and make up for housing shortages. Click … Continue reading

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