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    Sherrena rents out properties to low-income individuals and families in the roughest neighborhoods of Milwaukee. Thanks to Belinda, a large part of her client base consists of individuals in...

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    Evicted shows us, among other things, that Milwaukee is one of the most racially segregated cities in the United States. The north side of town consists largely of impoverished neighborhoods, with...

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    Sherrena was bored with being a teacher. So after eight long years in the classroom she opened up her own day care facility. Unfortunately for her, the day care center was closed down on what she...

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    The government plays a role in facilitating the vicious cycle of poverty-based-evictions of tenants and insatiable profit-making-pursuits of landlords. For instance, federally funded housing...

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    Evicted is made up of Matthew Desmond’s firsthand observations of the urban poverty he witnessed while he was living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The events in Evicted take place from 2008–2009,...

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    Poverty is a major theme in Evicted by Matthew Desmond. Nearly all of the individuals Desmond speaks with are struggling with poverty. Some of the individuals in the story who are not impoverished,...

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    Sherrena Tarver is the landlord of several of the individuals in Evicted, including Matthew Desmond, the author. Sherrena was originally a teacher, and she met her husband, Quentin Tarver, when he...

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