Doug Lasdon

Doug Lasdon is the Founder and Executive Director of Urban Justice Center. Follow him on Twitter: @DougLasdon1

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 George, who is homeless, panhandles along a street in Lawrence on August 16, 2019 in Lawrence, Massachusetts. Lawrence, once one of America’s great manufacturing cities with immigrants from around the world coming to work in its textile and wool processing mills, has struggled to find its economic base since the decline of manufacturing. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Views
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
The "Blame the Poor" Playbook—Used by Republicans and Democrats Alike—Is Back With a Vengeance
It’s happening again : Donald Trump is now attacking our public welfare system to score easy political points, wrongly tarring immigrants as a drain on our country—despite the fact that immigrants use these benefits at much lower rates , and receive much smaller amounts of support, than do American...
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