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Poverty, Politics and Profit

Author: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : PBS, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2017] 2019. ©2017
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An investigation into the billions spent on housing the poor, and why so few get the help they need. With NPR, the film examines the politics, profits and problems of an affordable housing system in crisis.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1124915907
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by PBS, 2017.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on June 18, 2019.
Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (53 min., 16 sec)) : sound.
Contents: Affordability Crisis (3:39); Seeking Government Assistance (4:31); McKinney, Texas (5:10); Systemic Racism (4:11); Affordable Housing Developers (7:02); Affordable Housing Market (4:20); Financial Corruption (8:46); Fraudulent Business Practices (7:36); Crisis Investigation (5:36); Credits: Poverty, Politics and Profit (1:01);
Responsibility: PBS.
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An investigation into the billions spent on housing the poor, and why so few get the help they need. With NPR, the film examines the politics, profits and problems of an affordable housing system in crisis.

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