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.


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