Disrespected By the Toilet: Stephanie Land on her Book, Maid | Crooked Media
April 26, 2019
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Disrespected By the Toilet: Stephanie Land on her Book, Maid

In This Episode

There are many misconceptions surrounding poverty in America. Author Stephanie Land (@stepville) joins Ana Marie Cox (@anamariecox) to discuss her experiences as a maid and how those myths affect policy and perceptions of low income people. They talked about what government should be doing, and what individual people can do to make other’s lives easier. Afterwards they dive into the psychological effects of poverty and coping mechanisms. Stephanie leaves us with some tangible advice: offer to babysit, and flush your damn toilet.

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