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School Library Journal, August 2012 Issue: Table of Contents

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The Other America: Giving Our Poorest Children the Same Opportunities as Our Richest

By Jonathan Kozol

Over the past five years, I’ve returned to the New York neighborhood in which I met the children whom I first described in Savage Inequalities, Amazing Grace, and other books I published in the 1990s. The neighborhood is called Mott Haven. It’s the poorest section in all of the South Bronx, which is the poorest Congressional district in America.


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