Real World definition of Poverty

13 Apr

A real world definition of poverty today would be someone who is part of the 99%, or someone who makes less the 50,000 dollars a year. The major indicators are people who are always in debt, and are always in protests against the 1% of Americans such as the occupy Wall Street protesters. Another indicator is lower education, and more tendencies toward violence, as seen in inner cities and low-income areas such as East Palo Alto.

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