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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond

My thoughts: Living paycheck to paycheck comes with ongoing pressures and struggles, but in Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, Matthew Desmond introduces us to the poorest of the poor, people lacking basic needs, food, clothing and shelter. … Continue reading

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No One Is Coming To Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts

No One Is Coming To Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts My Review: In a small town in North Carolina an African American family is reaching for the American Dream. Life is hard and full of disappointments as it seems … Continue reading

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