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Matthew Desmond

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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond is a work of nonfiction. It profiles several residents of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, all of whom are connected to the rental housing market. Desmond presents their experiences in order to argue that far too many Americans are evicted from their homes on a regular basis, constituting a crisis in its own right and leading to further social ills.

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