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Poverty’s Poster Child

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INDIAN RESERVATION POVERTY
A house and hogan are backed by a butte north of Round Rock on the Navajo Indian Reservation, Arizona. Pine Ridge (not pictured) is in North Dakota. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images) | Getty

This sprawling Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is a Connecticut-sized zone of prairie and poverty, where the have-nots are defined less by the money they lack than by suffocating hopelessness.

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Poverty's Poster Child