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When Laura Walton Crouch sends me something like this, I better pay attention.

... The decline in marriage rates among poorer men and women robs parents of supplemental income, of work-life balance, and of time to prepare a child for school. Single-parenthood and inter-generational poverty feed each other. The marriage gap and the income gap amplify one another. The marriage inequality crisis creates a virtuous cycle at the top and a vicious one at the bottom. It pushes educated and non-educated Americans into entirely different worlds. ... 

From: "How America's Marriage Crisis Makes Income Inequality So Much Worse" by DEREK THOMPSON in The Atlantic

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