132: The Poor are Poor Because They Don't Work


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By Hector Avellaneda, Economics Discussions w/ Guests like Anthony Tran, and Fabian Calv. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

This is definitely not a politically correct thing to say, but the reasons the poor who don't work are poor, is a lot different than what you may be thinking.

In this episode I explain:

  • What is the biggest threat to the American Dream.
  • Why the poor are losing the chance at the American Dream; and
  • How this makes it harder for everyone else to succeed.
  • How we can ensure that the poorest among us have a chance at the American Dream.

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