Want to Learn About Poverty, Inequity, and Inequality?
There’s a lot to learn, but it’s easy to get started.
Let’s start with three basic questions. For each one, we’ll suggest something to read, something to watch, and something to listen to.
1. Why Is There so Much Poverty and Inequality?
The Story We Tell About Poverty Isn’t True
Zipcode Destiny: The Persistent Power of Place and Education
2. What Does the Bible Say About Poverty and Justice?
Responding Biblically to Poverty, Corruption, and Injustice
Justice According to the Bible: A Quick Overview
White Privilege and the Myth of Equality
3. Why Do Some in Our City Have It so Good and Others Have so Little?
What Inequality is All About
The Atlantic: Building Equity
San Antonio Leads the Nation in Economic Inequality
1934 Map of San Antonio — Maps like this one were used to designate neighborhoods that were more or less desirable for investment based on ethnicity. Check out this story to learn about some of the long-term effects of this map.
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