This post and article is a few days old but well worth a read. You can find the original post by (and a Hat Tip to) Darren Hutchinson over at BlackProf.com. Nice work, and and very nice site. Check them out when you get chance.
The New Suburban Poverty
...The result is a historic milestone that has gone strangely ignored: For the first time ever, more poor Americans live in the suburbs than in all our cities combined. read more...
The article is deep enough, but the comments to Mr. Hutchinson's original post are even better.