Nation Topics - Poverty
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Andy Puzder neglects to mention that it’s the poverty wages his company pays its workers that force them to rely on the social safety net.
The price for deals like TPP is paid in forced migration and the refugee crises that are rolling around the globe.
Is the Rental Assistance Development Program the best, flawed option for saving public housing—or a new attempt to dismantle it?
Those of us who spend our lives worrying about making rent and buying our kids new crayons need better representation.
We need more than just a safety net. We need a blueprint to create good jobs for all.
A coalition of national, state and local organizations in 41 states is uniting around an agenda to put families first.
David Brooks’ rendition of poverty is as “representative” of people with low-incomes as corrupt corporate titans are of small entrepreneurs.
Richmond, Virginia, is the eleventh-most-unequal big city in the country; its leaders finally want to change that.
It’s time to fight the narrative that poverty is a choice.
A critical lack of affordable housing is turning overpriced motels into long-term shelter.