We are closer to the 1930s than most of us realize
More than 16 million children are now living in poverty and, for many of them, a proper home is elusive. Some cash-strapped families stay with relatives; others move into motels or homeless shelters. But, sometimes those options run out, leaving an even more desperate choice: living in their cars.
This from a segment on CBS News’ “60 Minutes” last night. That able-bodied Americans are having to live in parking lots, with their families, is appalling.Tags: Employment, Housing, income disparity