In the first installment of his journey through America's poorest towns, Matt Black documents poverty in the American southwest. Immigrants and citizens alike suffer from policies that keep them poor.
An estimated 702.1 million people around the world lack access to food, clothing and other basic necessities. Pulitzer Center reporting tagged with “Poverty” feature reporting on health, malnutrition, education inequality and the many other endemic effects of poverty. Use the Pulitzer Center Lesson Builder to find and create lesson plans on poverty.