Making the Future Female

POOR AMERICA


It’s an election year in the richest country in the world, but tent cities for the homeless are springing up around the nation. Panorama finds out what it means to be poor in America.

With one and a half million American children now homeless, reporter Hilary Andersson meets the school pupils who go hungry in the richest country on Earth.

From those living in the storm drains under Las Vegas to the tent cities now springing up around the United States, Panorama finds out how the poor are surviving in America and asks whatever happened to Barack Obama’s vision for the country.

Sad news from the world’s only superpower…

http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/poor-america/

I’ve just found that the BBC have blocked this film in the UK – am checking if there is another source – sorry folks – not sure if it’s available elsewhere x

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3 responses

  1. Nobody expects promises to be kept anymore and Washington knows it. “Con”-vincing us for the moment and then diversion works well.

    September 3, 2012 at 2:56 am

    • Yes my friend, the old CON – it’s the same in UK, but as always we’re some years behind US. Nice to meet you

      September 3, 2012 at 7:20 am

  2. nonviolentconflict

    Reblogged this on NonviolentConflict.

    September 4, 2012 at 3:47 am

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