Jack Thomas is a reporter for the Boston Globe, in which this article first appeared, on February 12, 1992. Reprinted with permission.
"Down and Out in Boston,"
New England Journal of Public Policy: Vol. 8:
1, Article 44.
Available at: https://scholarworks.umb.edu/nejpp/vol8/iss1/44
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