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Poverty and Mobility in America: A Conversation with Journalists Monica Potts and Jason DeParle

Poverty and Mobility in America: A Conversation with Journalists Monica Potts and Jason DeParle Reid Cramer, Director of the Asset Building Program at New America, sits down with journalists Monica Potts and Jason DeParle to discuss their recent long-form pieces on poverty in the U.S. Writing for The American Prospect, Ms. Potts profiles a family living in Eastern Kentucky in America's poorest majority-white county. For the New York Times, Mr. DeParle compares the divergent lives of two working moms who run a childcare center in Michigan. They discuss the impact of educational and occupational opportunity on family outcomes, the relationship between single-female headed households and inequality, and the future of economic mobility for Americans.
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