Anne Kim

Anne Kim is a Washington Monthly contributing editor and the author of Abandoned: America’s Lost Youth and the Crisis of Disconnection.

Welfare Work Requirements Have to Go

I used to believe Clinton’s welfare reform would fix the old system and help millions, but the must-work rules backfired. There’s a better way.

Out of School, Out of Work

The pandemic has sidelined a generation of young adults. And the federal government’s only program to help them, Job Corps, sucks.