The “Free College” Illusion: How State Tuition Support Programs Are Widening the Opportunity Gap
Lauren A. DiMartino, Winter 2018
“Bad Moms” and Powerful Prosecutors: Why a Public Health Approach to Maternal Drug Use is Necessary to Lessen the Hardship Borne by Women in the South
Mina Dixon Davis, Winter 2018
The Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law and Policy is the nation's premier law journal on poverty issues. As part of its mission to bring an end to the desperate conditions afflicting so many in this wealthy nation, the Journal publishes articles from distinguished law professors and practitioners in poverty-related fields.
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