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Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Poverty on the Rise

“Another 2.6 million people slipped into poverty in the United States last year, the Census Bureau reported Tuesday, and the number of Americans living below the official poverty line, 46.2 million people, was the highest number in the 52 years the bureau has been publishing figures on it.” (New York Times)

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“A Libertarian Antipoverty Agenda” by Steven Horwitz