This is America & the World

Global Poverty Roundtable Part I of II

This week Dennis Wholey begins a roundtable discussion with 4 guests of varied backgrounds, all of whom are strongly devoted to confronting poverty throughout the world. The group discusses the definitions of poverty, how it takes shape in various parts of the world and most importantly as one guest stated, "poverty is far more than a lack of stuff" but in fact is often a lack of choices. Guests include World Vision's Kent Hill, Oxfam America's Gregory Adams, Brookings Institution's Amadou Sy and...
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Friday, July 3 at 10:33 am on 12.2

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THIS IS AMERICA is a weekly public affairs television series hosted by Dennis Wholey. Conversations with opinion leaders, newsmakers and extraordinary Americans. Dennis talks with guests on their home turf, where they're most comfortable and most likely to reveal their true selves.