Stockton, After the Bankruptcy

By Jane Hwang and Suzanne Woolley - 2012-08-24T19:02:51Z

Photograph by Daryl Peveto/LUCEO

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A Broken City

The cross of Trinity Lutheran Church rises behind a young man walking past a??broken window in one of many vacant buildings in downtown Stockton. Unemployment now hovers around 15 percent, nearly double the national average.

Photographer Daryl Peveto went to Stockton as part of a project looking at the effects municipal bankruptcies and the growing economic divide are having on the working class.