American Suburbs: Quiet, Safe, and Poor

You will notice a lot of “For Sale” signs on houses in our neighborhood and pretty much any neighborhood in Cranston.  A quick look at the Zillow map for Cranston says there are 538 homes for sale or rent in the city.  Let’s hope we can pull ourselves up by our bootstraps and become the healthy home ownership society many of us were raised to believe in.  This article from the New York Times helps to give more substance to the reality of America’s newest poor folk.  The New Suburban Poverty – NYTimes.com.

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