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Report: US wealth inequality has worsened to historic level

It has been half a century since the release of a landmark US report on race and poverty. Now, a new study has examined how far the nation has come since the findings in 1968.

It has been half a century since the release of a landmark US report on race and poverty.

Now, a new study has examined how far the nation has come since the findings in 1968.

The report says the issue of racial inequality remains and child poverty has worsened.

 

Al Jazeera’s John Hendren reports.