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The Long Shadow of Childhood Poverty

Economic mobility is tough when you grow up poor and black, according to a 25-year study of a group of Baltimore students. But a forthcoming report says interventions beginning very young and continuing regularly can make a difference. We explore the long shadow of childhood poverty locally and nationally and the efforts to overcome it.

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