Eight scholars over at the American Enterprise Institute have put together a compelling compilation titled Poverty in America – and What To Do About It. The 80-page book is now being offered for free in .pdf form.
Even though the various writers share a common worldview, there are enough individual differences, approaches and biases to keep it interesting. I say grab a copy and slog through it. It won’t take up too much of your time and will definitely give your brain enough of a squeeze to get some juices flowing.