Based on chapter 13 of A People's History of the United States, what is your understanding of poverty in the United States?
In Zinn's assessment of "The Socialist Challenge," the experience of poverty leads to social unrest and people striking back. Zinn does not draw a picture of poverty where people are silenced and immersed in their own suffering in a private manner. Rather, he speaks of the Muckrakers, the IWW, and the NAACP, and other organizations that rise out of the need...
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