A great response to Kristof’s Op-Ed on SSI

In Dec. 2012, I posted a link to Nicholas Kristof’s troublesome op-ed on SSI.  Given the amount of response to the op-ed, Kristof posted a very good letter from Community Legal Services of Philadelphia and his responses to the letter.  It should be added that Kristof continues to author op-eds on poverty that rely upon questionable sources and assumptions even where they do highlight important issues — in this case the predictable struggles of growing up in poverty.

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s