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BILL MOYERS JOURNAL | Exploiting Poverty | Trailer | PBS

Duration: 00:34

As more companies view low-income Americans as opportunities for profit, the “poverty business” is booming. Bill Moyers Journal and Exposé: America’s Investigative Reports follow a team of BusinessWeek reporters as they track new corporate practices among auto dealers, banks, and even nonprofit hospitals that some say exploit the working poor.

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Post Date: August 6, 2008