Read the primary source document “Americans for Democratic Action Reports Growing Poverty and Inequality, 2004” on pages 416-418 (PDF attached) then very briefly answer the following questions. Please list page numbers when using intext citations.
• Who wrote (or performed) it? What is this person or group’s significance (don’t just give biographical/demographic details, but a sense of why he, she, or it is an important historical figure or source for historical information.)
• Why is the document’s agenda? What is it trying to persuade its readers? What evidence can you cite from the document to show this intended agenda?
• What is the significance of this document for understanding the politics and culture of the 1970s and 1980s?
• What is the significance of this document for understanding 21st century politics and culture, as you see it at this point?