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Welfare Racism: Playing the Race Card Against America's Poor
This text sets out to expose the continuing reality of racism in the United States. Taking issue with those who claim the significance of racism is declining, the authors provide evidence that suggests otherwise.
Published August 9th 2001 by Routledge
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This book was a fantastic guide through all aspects of welfare racism. It began with helpful definitions of controlling images, discussed the history of welfare racism from the beginning of the program until now, how it keeps the poor in poverty, why we should combat it, and how. The book includes several case studies from different regions to illustrate welfare racism in action, and has fantastically accurate studies and figures. The text was a bit dry, but the quotes before each chapter were a ...more