by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 28, 2014
"Where you live in the United States shouldn't determine how long and how healthy you live -- but it does, far more than it should."
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 28, 2014
Cities across the country are passing new ordinances to crack down on homeless people sleeping in the only shelter many of them have: their vehicle.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Rather than giving poor people the ability to decide what's best for their lives, Paul Ryan's poverty proposal calls for strict contracts they have to follow.
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by Igor Volsky Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Paul Ryan's new plan sounds logical -- but will it actually work?
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 23, 2014
According to a new study, nearly two of every three homeless women in San Francisco were abused during a six-month study.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 21, 2014
Poor residents are also likely to be banned from using the building's amenities, such as the pool.
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on July 18, 2014
The government says the move is needed to draw the country out of extreme poverty, despite going against international standards.
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 16, 2014 Updated: July 28, 2014
A new study has found that ordinances effectively making homelessness a crime are increasing across the country.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 11, 2014
He also questioned whether she had tried to find enough work and if she was partisan.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 9, 2014
"I am the best experienced witness that they’ll ever maybe get close to," says Tianna Gaines-Turner, who will testify on Wednesday.