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This edition: Extreme Poverty in the United States

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Episode Details

Original tape date: December 21, 2017.

First aired: April 16, 2018.

The UN's Philip Alston traveled across the U.S. recently and found appalling conditions, from homelessness in California to open sewage in rural Alabama. He discusses the political choices that allow this to continue and proposes solutions. Recorded 12/21/17.