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American children in poverty remain largely ignored
After talking about the powerful influence of wealthy donors in politics, Melissa Harris-Perry turns the conversation to the other side of the spectrum – poor children. Bob Herbert, distinguished senior fellow at Demos and former New York Times columnist, joins Harris-Perry to shine light on the issue of American children living in the poverty, and the policy inaction that is failing to help them.