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Universal medical care, poverty in the USA, and some solutions
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The Stanford Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality - 20 Facts About U.S. Inequality that Everyone Should Know

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My point is that we have poverty in the USA and it is growing.  Homelessness, hunger, these are part of daily life for many. There are many charts on this page showing different aspects of it. Study by Stanford University Center for Poverty and Inequality.

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For the Uninsured, the Wait for Health Care

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A composite day in the life of patients at Highland Hospital in Oakland, Calif.
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Poverty rates: Most U.S. counties see increasing poverty rates

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It’s hardly news that the Great Recession pushed millions of Americans into poverty. In 2010, “poverty” meant having an income of less than $22,113 for a family of four; 15.1 percent of Americans were below that line.

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Smiley and West- The Rich and the Rest of Us

Smiley and West are still working with the poor amongst us and I am so grateful for some noise on the subject!  Great article.

 

For more about the tour: 

http://www.povertytour.smileyandwest.com/

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