Posts Tagged ‘Suburbs’

Jun
2013
21

Poverty, Once Relegated to Cities, Now Plaguing Suburban U.S.

Poverty, Once Relegated to Cities, Now Plaguing Suburban U.S.
  In post-World War II America, the sprawling suburbs made possible by full employment, good wages, and an abundance of automobiles were a symbol of prosperity. Large supermarkets, shopping malls and public parks were a sign of American success that few foresaw fading. But now, as the economy struggles to return to pre-recession standards,...