Reaction to Poverty paperPaper Rating: Word Count: 447 Approx Pages: 2
In this story, it explains the poverty level and growth of certain areas including the southern Bronx and Washington heights and Harlem. These few places are some of the poorest districts in the United States today. In the beginning a boy named Cliffie is going for a walk with a Reverend through some of the worse blocks of the city. He first brings him to a waste incinerator, which burns red- bag products such as amputated limbs, bedding, bandages and syringes that are transported from New York City hospitals. He also brings him by local soup shops, where homeless men and women go to get some food, and a fenced in lot where the police bring impounded cars.