About this blog Subscribe to this blog

Charts: Denying Poverty Versus Ignoring It

Picture 37
Conservatives are raising questions about what the new poverty rates really mean.  Reformers just ignore the issue.  The folks at CAP note  that appliances are increasingly inexpensive while food, healthcare, and housing have all risen.  Having a TV or game system or refrigerator doesn't mean you're not poor.  

Comments

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00e54f8c25c98834015435671c11970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Charts: Denying Poverty Versus Ignoring It:

Permalink

Permalink URL for this entry:
http://scholasticadministrator.typepad.com/thisweekineducation/2011/09/charts-what-poor-peoples-appliances-are-really-worth.html

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

The comments to this entry are closed.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in This Week In Education are strictly those of the author and do not reflect the opinions or endorsement of Scholastic, Inc.