War on Poverty: Did we win or lose? | IN 60 SECONDS

In 1964, President Lyndon Johnson introduced the War on Poverty to “cure” and “prevent” destitution in the United States. Was the initiative successful? Arthur Brooks, President of AEI, briefly analyses the results of LBJ’s flagship effort.

Arthur Brooks is the author of “The Conservative Heart”: https://goo.gl/WQ2iZj

The dignity deficit: Reclaiming Americans’ sense of purpose: https://goo.gl/WrgEHo

The War on Poverty at 50: https://goo.gl/1EoLHx

Arthur Brooks’ scholar page on AEI.org: https://goo.gl/Zb8FCT

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