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Low literacy is an unrecognized silent national epidemic affecting an estimated 90 million adults in the United States.

David C. Harvey, president and CEO of ProLiteracy, is featured in the January 19 edition of in a Q&A with Michael F. Shaughnessy, senior columnist.

Harvey comments on the current state of low literacy among adults in the United States and discusses how low literacy impacts other social problems, including immigration, learning disabilities, and public education. Visit to read the article in full.

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