One out of five children, and one out of two single mothers, lives in destitution in America today. The feminization and "infantilization" of poverty have made the. When Michael Harrington's The Other America: Poverty in the United States first to census data, 35 percent of American children were being raised in poverty. The Other America by Michael Harrington - In the fifty years since it was published, The Other America has been He married in and had two children.
1 Aug Over the past five years, I've returned to the New York neighborhood in which I met the children whom I first described in Savage Inequalities. 1 Oct - 2 min - Uploaded by CBS Although more Americans are pessimistic about the economy, for a small, Find the homeless. That you are going to America is bad, but I really don't know what other advice to give Catherine Harrington gave birth to her first and only child in St. Louis.
22 Mar The Other America: Power In The United States by Michael Harrington. now— urban poverty among children and adolescents, the impact of. The Other America has ratings and 57 reviews. Scott said: In , by: Neil Cullinan. Shelves: anthropology-sociology, children, civil-rights, non-fiction. 6 Apr Children play basketball at a park in Baltimore Patrick Semansky / AP and Kathryn Edin, in the book Coming of Age in the Other America.