Explain why the author says, “Children didn’t shield families from eviction; they exposed them to it.”

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The author of Evicted, Matthew Desmond , is referring to the fact that families with children are more likely to be evicted than those without. Indeed, they're at a distinct disadvantage when it comes to the housing market in general. Parents with children, such as Pam and Ned, find it incredibly difficult to find somewhere to live. Landlords are reluctant...

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