JOAN VENNOCHI
A Boston minister challenges Brown, Warren to focus on poverty 
As the Rev. Eugene Rivers sees it, “a bipartisan conspiracy of silence about race and poverty” permeates American politics.
(GLOBE STAFF ILLUSTRATION; ISTOCK; FILE, AND AP PHOTOS)

JOAN VENNOCHI

A Boston minister challenges Brown, Warren to focus on poverty

As the Rev. Eugene Rivers sees it, “a bipartisan conspiracy of silence about race and poverty” permeates American politics.

(GLOBE STAFF ILLUSTRATION; ISTOCK; FILE, AND AP PHOTOS)