'Broke, USA'

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We talk with Gary Rivlin, author of "Broke, USA: From Pawnshops to Poverty, Inc. - How the Working Poor Became Big Business." Rivlin is a former reporter for the New York Times, Industry Standard and East Bay Express.

Rivlin's other books include "Fire on the Prairie: Harold Washington and the Politics of Race and Drive-By."


Gary Rivlin, author