Question: English & Literature

In A Modest Proposal, what does the writer call the condition of the poor children of Ireland, how can it be solved, and how do they become useful?
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This is a satirical tale where the plight of the young impoverished Irish children is solved by a 'proposal'. The proposal is that they should be used as food for the rich man's table, but that unless they fatten them up that they will not be good for anything. 

MHood2 | 824 days ago