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Unformatted text preview: people living below the poverty line. I believe that has a lot to do with the literacy rate, which is only 86%. I think the first step to lowering the poverty rate is to increase the literacy rate through better and more accessible education. A good way to achieve this goal would be to tax the rich people more and with the money gained increase academic funding and lower taxes for the poor. This would not only leave the public education system in a better situation, it would also help to distribute the wealth in a more fair and equal way. With a better education and less of a gap between different social classes, it would increase economic stability and leave more of the country in a comfortable living situation....
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This note was uploaded on 10/26/2009 for the course ENGLISH 0058 taught by Professor Upadhyay during the Spring '09 term at Maharishi.
- Spring '09