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Doctors Argue Cash Transfer Programs Could Fight Violence

Clip: 03/09/2022 | 9m 3s | Video has closed captioning.

Guaranteed income or cash transfer programs have often been framed as resources to help pay for unexpected medical bills or rent. But now, a group of doctors is pitching the program as not only an anti-poverty strategy but an anti-violence strategy. They argue that implementing these programs could actually reduce different forms of violence in the city.

Aired: 03/09/22

Rating: NR

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