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The Hidden Force Behind Child Poverty Rates In The U.S.

Child poverty is a huge issue in the U.S., with 17% of kids living in poverty.

Here & Now‘s Tonya Mosley speaks with Nisha Patel (@heynisha), managing director of Narrative Change & National Initiatives at Robin Hood. Patel leads the U.S. Partnership on Mobility from Poverty, a two-year research project that identifies solutions to boost upward mobility.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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