john a. powell and Arthur Brooks

john a. powell is a professor at the University of California–Berkeley, where he heads the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society. Arthur Brooks is president of the American Enterprise Institute. The authors are members of the US Partnership on Mobility from Poverty.

A homeless man sits along a sidewalk on East 42nd Street in the Manhattan borough of New York.

America Can't Fix Poverty Until It Stops Hating Poor People

A bipartisan plea to stop “othering” those living on the economic margins.