by Alan Pyke Posted on May 28, 2015
The cradle of the American technology industry is home to lots of talk about how to #disrupt old ways of doing business. But Silicon Valley's approach to homelessness is painfully and expensively retrograde, a new report details.
by Casey Quinlan Posted on May 28, 2015
The Michigan legislature has passed a bill that would tie children's school attendance to welfare benefits.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 28, 2015
A total of 18,000 Detroit accounts are in shutoff status and could soon seen service cut off.
by Kira Lerner Posted on May 27, 2015
Eighty-three percent of New Jersey residents support a paid sick day law but Gov. Chris Christie (R) continues to oppose the legislation.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 27, 2015
Bernie Sanders is the first person to call for guaranteed vacation while seeking the presidency.
The first-ever campaign to change how powerful companies pick their boards has already seen a wave of victories.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 25, 2015
The United States is the only developed country that doesn't guarantee workers the ability to take paid holiday or vacation time.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 22, 2015
In more than 50 major U.S. cities, housing construction is only serving the wealthy.
by Casey Quinlan Posted on May 22, 2015
Schools are trying to "unteach racism" to third graders, but can they "unteach racism" to teachers?
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 22, 2015
Kansas imposed harsh restrictions on welfare recipients, but many states have been trying to find ways to crack down on the poor.