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By Chester Hartman,Chicago Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez

The e-book is a compilation of the easiest and still-most-relevant articles released in Poverty & Race, the bimonthly of The Poverty & Race study motion Council from 2006 to the current. Authors are many of the prime figures in a number of actions round those subject matters. it's the fourth such ebook PRRAC has released through the years, every one with a high-visibility foreword author: Rep. John Lewis, Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. invoice Bradley, Julian Bond in earlier books, Rep. Luis Gutierrez of Chicago for this e-book. The chapters are prepared into 4 sections: Race & Poverty: The Structural Underpinnings; Deconstructing Poverty and Racial Inequities; Re(emerging) matters; Civil Rights History.

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