The Census Bureau announced that 15 percent of Americans lived in poverty in 2011 — a slight drop from the year before. But income disparities continue to grow. Host Michel Martin talks with Harvard professor William Julius Wilson, author of the 1987 book The Truly Disadvantaged: The Inner City, the Underclass, and Public Policy.
William Julius Wilson: Ending Poverty Is Possible
By editor • Sep 13, 2012
Originally published on September 13, 2012 2:55 pm