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Cover Teaser: What does poverty look like?




Sarah Green knows many people in the community who live at or below the poverty line. Many are destitute. Others find themselves at life’s edge, facing unaffordable rental rates, ruined marriages, ballooning health care bills and lost hours at work. The list is neverending. “I’ve heard people say poverty is relative, and I think that can be said about Oklahoma City,” Green said. “People tend to think people in poverty are homeless, lazy and need to get a job. It’s not the case.”   By Laura Eastes. Cover by Chris Street.

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