Maurice Lim Miller http://kalw.org en Questioning the assumptions we make about poor people with Maurice Lim Miller http://kalw.org/post/questioning-assumptions-we-make-about-poor-people-maurice-lim-miller <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In 1999, Jerry Brown called Maurice Lim Miller at home. Brown was mayor of Oakland at the time, and Miller was on the board of an organization applying for more than $10 million dollars for youth programs.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“And most mayors you’d think would be really happy that we’re bringing that kind of money into the city,” says Miller.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But Brown wasn’t happy – he was upset. And after looking more closely at the proposal, Miller understood why.</span></p><p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0000 Holly Kernan 21877 at http://kalw.org Questioning the assumptions we make about poor people with Maurice Lim Miller