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URBAN AGENDA: Ending the Poverty to Prison Pipeline

As James Baldwin noted, “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”

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URBAN AGENDA: Poverty's on the Decline But Let's Not Celebrate Just Yet

With a drop in the federal poverty level for the third time in as many years, it looks like the United States is trending in the right direction and making strides in the war against poverty. Even so, it isn’t time just yet for celebration.