TITLE

Pimping poverty, then and now

AUTHOR(S)
Reed Jr., Adolph
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
Progressive;Aug94, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the media attention surrounding one black woman accused of welfare fraud. Comments on the ways in which the government and news media work together to shape public opinion; Community Action agency staff in the 1960s and 1970s; The term `poverty pimping'; The money to be allocated in the field of poverty research.
ACCESSION #
9407257736

 

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