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April 2017

Part II: 34 Ways America’s Legal System Hurts the Poor






economic justice, legal injustice, unjust laws, discriminating against the poor, voter ID laws, asset forfeiture, truancy laws

The German playwright Bertolt Brecht said many things about the law as it relates to capitalism. His most memorable quote: “The law was made for one thing alone,” he wrote, “for the exploitation of those who don’t understand it.”

Part II: 34 Ways America’s Legal System Hurts the Poor






economic justice, legal injustice, unjust laws, discriminating against the poor, voter ID laws, asset forfeiture, truancy laws

The German playwright Bertolt Brecht said many things about the law as it relates to capitalism. His most memorable quote: “The law was made for one thing alone,” he wrote, “for the exploitation of those who don’t understand it.”