Appalachia: America’s “White Ghetto”

AppalachiaPovertyMany of the most familiar stereotypes about American poverty—like urban settings and single mothers—don’t apply to Appalachia. Kevin Williamson writes  a serious and thought provoking essay for National Review, after a visit to Owsley County, Kentucky.

“The White Ghetto,” by Kevin D. Williamson. National Review, January 9, 2014.

(House Reading Group, January 30, 2014)

Posted on January 29, 2014, in American Culture, Bias & Discrimination, Helping the Poor. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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