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Fighting Poverty and Reducing Jail… in Real Time

Repeat Criminals

Many of us who work in the criminal justice system have come to understand the profound connection between poverty and mass incarceration.  Put simply, individuals with criminal histories – even minor ones – find it exceedingly difficult to…

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A New Social Contract for the 21st Century

Poverty in America

In the 50 years since President Lyndon B. Johnson declared an “unconditional war on poverty in America,” our nation’s system of work and income supports…

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