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Poverty in California, Trends, Levels, Demographics

Date:
Tuesday, April 18, 2006
Time:
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Event Type:
Meeting
Organizer/Author:
Michael Lyon
Location Details:
Unitarian Universalist Center
1187 Franklin, between O'Farrell and Geary
Fireside Room

Gray Panther General Meeting
Tuesday, April 18, 1 PM
Unitarian-Universalist Center,
1187 Franklin, at Geary, Map

Poverty in California: Trends, Levels, Demographics
Speaker: Deborah Reed,
Program Director, Public Policy Institute of California

A rising level of poverty, a widening gap between rich and poor, and increasing poverty among racial minorities has been reflected in an increasing income gap between low-level and professional-technical jobs. As San Francisco begins another period of expansion in the financial and bio-tech sectors, these trends are certain to intensify, raising questions of whether the corporate forces intend the City to become an armed Disneyland or Rio-North.

Added to the calendar on Tue, Apr 11, 2006 8:55PM
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