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[Explanation of Site Changes: I added a sidebar RSS feed from the Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity because they seem to keep it updated with media coverage of poverty that I thought people might be interested in. I also used the addition of another sidebar as an excuse to change the top photo -- this is a photo I took of the front of a house in New Orleans post-Katrina.]
Infographic: “How Poverty Burdens the Brain“
-Thanks to Claire Quiney for the heads up!
The UC Davis Center for Poverty Research produced a podcast discussion on Native American Poverty, featuring Lisa Pruitt (Davis) and your blog editor.
Webcasts from Poverty Law Conference Oct. 25-26 at American University for those who missed it and are interested.
Peter Edelman’s Welcoming Speech
William Julius Wilson’s Keynote
Plenary Panel on Race and Poverty
David Super’s Keynote
Not poverty law — but people are interested in Turkey now … So here is a link to some of my photos …
I am teaching at my school’s summer program in Istanbul and visited Taksim Square today . . . it was very calm and though there are minor protests throughout the city, the police presence at Gezi Park is very impressive. http://wclturkey2013.blogspot.com/
Photojournalism worth checking out: “The Ultimate Have-Nots in a Society of Have-Nots,” N.Y. Times, May 20, 2013.