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Articles by Sabina Virgo

The Criminalization of Poverty

The Criminalization Of Poverty

By Sabina Virgo
Sabina Virgo is an activist in the Los Angeles area. The following is an edited version of a speech given in L.A. on International Human Rights Day, December 8, 1990.)

An anonymous poet in the 1700s once wrote, "The law will punish a ...