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Poverty: a path to prison

Clip | 10m 38s

Studies show a direct link between poverty and a never ending cycle of imprisonment, in which one finds themselves in a constant uphill battle. Psychological and physical effects of childhood, adolescence, and teen impoverishment increase the chances of adult impoverishment, thus leading to a perpetual path to prison. From the DJC's Intersection - Chapter three: poverty.

Aired: 06/16/16

Rating: NR

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