Poverty

The War on the War on Poverty
North Carolina conservatives are ousting the state's anti-poverty advocates
February 15, 2015

North Carolina conservatives are ousting the state's anti-poverty advocates.

Another Battle Begins in Ferguson—This Time, in Federal Court
February 10, 2015

Michael Brown died six months ago, but his legacy lives on in this lawsuit.

Red States' New Tax on the Poor: Mandatory Drug Tests for Welfare Recipients
February 09, 2015

And yet, from public school to Social Security, all of us are on some kind of welfare.

No One Should Have to Walk 21 Miles to Work
A Detroit man's awful commute epitomizes America's broken policies.
February 05, 2015

A Detroit man's awful commute epitomizes America's broken policies.

Why Do Teen Girls in America Want to Get Pregnant?
January 26, 2015

A map of poverty in America may provide answers.

No, The Decline in Marriage Did Not Increase Inequality
The New York Times' David Leonhardt gets it wrong
January 16, 2015

The New York Times' David Leonhardt gets it wrong.

People Who Worry the U.S. Will "Spoil" Cuba Are Fetishizing Poverty
December 17, 2014

Find somewhere else to practice your amateur photography.

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