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Bureaucracy’s role in poverty

Many flying business documents isolated on black background
Many flying business documents isolated on black background

The new Netflix series, Maid, is the story of a young mother escaping an abusive husband to make a safe life for herself. There are many obstacles in her quest to provide for her child, but perhaps none as large and infuriating as government bureaucracy. More importantly, the government bureaucracy that’s supposed to help her. The volume of forms and…