The illusion that people are to blame for their own poverty goes back centuries in our culture.
OtherWords columnist Jill Richardson writes about food, agriculture, the environment, health, tolerance, and well-being. Currently pursuing a PhD in Sociology at University of Wisconsin-Madison, she’s the author of Recipe for America: Why Our Food System is Broken and What We Can Do to Fix It.
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The lives of people of color are shaped by race in more ways than a white person might guess.