Monday, April 11, 2016


"The stories behind the unseen eviction crisis" PBS NewsHour 4/5/2016

Of course, Republican (we are totally focused on money) conservatives will say that housing vouchers would be too expensive.  "Let 'them' live on the streets (they don't give money to Republicans anyway)."


SUMMARY:  Every year, American families are evicted from their homes in the millions.  But while economic controversies like unemployment rates and welfare reform continue to grab headlines, the eviction crisis has gone largely unreported.  Sociologist Matthew Desmond examined the experiences of evicted families for his new book “Evicted,” and joins Jeffrey Brown to discuss what he learned.

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