White Poverty

In White Poverty, William J. Barber II urges poor white and Black people to unite against the policies that favor the rich and powerful.

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Review of ‘White Poverty’

In White Poverty: How Exposing Myths About Race and Class Can Reconstruct American Democracy, MacArthur fellow and activist-pastor William J. Barber II makes the logical but nonetheless surprising point that, even though poverty has a disproportionately high impact on Black Americans, there is a vastly greater number of white people living in poverty, leading lives…

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