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John D. Sutter is a columnist for CNN Opinion and creator of CNN's Change the List project. Follow him on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. Email him at email@example.com. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. This column is adapted from a larger CNN story, "The poor kids of Silicon Valley."
(CNN)California's Silicon Valley is one of the most prosperous places in the United States -- home to tech giants such as Google, Facebook and Apple.