The “Sociological Insights” series, created by the American Sociological Association, presents findings from sociology – the science of society – that are of interest to the broader public.

The working poor are often one bad break away from unemployment and extreme poverty. Kathryn Edin, Research Professor of Sociology at John Hopkins University, describes how one hardworking woman exemplifies the cost of the fraying social safety net to low-wage workers and society.

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Produced by: Alan Brain
Motion Graphics by: Alan Brain
Edited by: Alan Brain

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