2 posts tagged with poverty by [insert clever name here].
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comment describing maladaptive behavior of poor

There was a comment or maybe a series of comments, that described pretty eloquently why the poor and disenfranchised spend money on small, wasteful things rather than saving. Or maybe it was on smoking? I can't find it or remember the context. [more inside]
posted by [insert clever name here] on May 27, 2015 - 26 comments

What Post Was That: Autodidact in Poverty?

Please help me find this post: An opinion piece from a larger publication about what the author would do if they were a poor (black?) kid, and wanted a good education. The author suggested they'd teach themselves using something like Khan Academy or other opencourseware. [more inside]
posted by [insert clever name here] on Sep 1, 2014 - 22 comments

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