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Episode 44 --
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Recorded September 13, 2014. Dr.
Kim Scipes, Associate Professor of Sociology at Purdue University
North Central, is interviewed by Greater Oak Park DSA's Tom Broderick.
What is the measure of poverty in America? While a few Americans
are doing very well indeed, is there more poverty now or less?
If, under capitalism, the poor will always be with us, how does
our country compare to other industrialized states? And why?
Hint: It's no accident.