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With ‘Carefully Calculated Strategy’ to Slash Safety Net Underway, White House Claims War on Poverty ‘Largely Over’

July 14, 2018

Here’s the GOP “divide and conquer” strategy in a nutshell: rebrand the “safety net” programs as “welfare,” and thus, “tap into racial animus and ugly myths about aid programs in order to pit struggling workers against one other.”

And who loses out when this happens? The children raised in poverty.

Source: With ‘Carefully Calculated Strategy’ to Slash Safety Net Underway, White House Claims War on Poverty ‘Largely Over’

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