War on Poverty Gets No Help From Banks

War on Poverty Gets No Help From Banks

Lyndon B. Johnson’s “War on Poverty” was initiated 50 years ago, but poverty rates have barely budged in America in the absence of help from one of the contributing factors to the war: the banks.  This week marks the milestone, but it doesn’t mark any significant progress. The poverty line has dropped to 15 percent, […]

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