Pulling out of poverty is harder than you think

The pandemic brought economic burdens that, for many, have been too great to bear. Journalist Ray Suarez is the host of “Going for Broke,” a podcast from The Nation magazine and the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, and he joins host Krys Boyd to talk about everyday Americans who have lost jobs and homes – and about the degree to which the economy is working for different sectors of the population.

Listen to the full conversation on KERA Think here.

Save An Endangered Species: Journalists

The Economic Hardship Reporting Project supports independent journalists so they can create gripping stories which often counter the typical disparaging narratives about inequality. This high-quality journalism is then co-published with mainstream media outlets mobilizing readers to address systemic economic hardship.

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