With one and a half million American children now homeless, reporter Hilary Andersson meets the school pupils who go hungry in the richest country on Earth.
From those living in the storm drains under Las Vegas to the tent cities now springing up around the United States, Panorama finds out how the poor are surviving in America and asks whatever happened to Barack Obama’s vision for the country.
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Wednesday, February 15, 2012
BBC Panorama - Poor America (Documentary, 2012)
It's interesting to see how others view us sometimes. In this documentary, the BBC looks at the degree of poverty in America during this election year.