Archinect - Features 2014-12-21T04:19:40-05:00 http://archinect.com/features/article/21819085/contours-urban-justice CONTOURS: Urban Justice Sherin Wing 2011-09-26T16:45:11-04:00 >2012-01-09T02:01:02-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ta/tayvu20q5e1mdpl2.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> The Census Bureau just released its latest statistics from 2008 on, amongst other things, <a href="http://www.census.gov/compendia/statab/cats/income_expenditures_poverty_wealth/poverty.html" target="_blank">poverty</a>. In an article on making housing more accessible to the <a href="http://www.metropolismag.com/pov/20110602/the-5000-home-for-developed-nations" target="_blank">poor</a>, I cited some older statistics to highlight the much-neglected need. Too often, people focus on the &ldquo;other&rdquo; poor, those living in developing nations because it is easier than examining those who are impoverished in our own urban centers.</p>