By Bryce Covert on April 22, 2014
The poor are spending less since the recession while trying harder to save their money.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on April 22, 2014
The people who live in public housing developments don't have many nutritious options.
By Scott Keyes on April 21, 2014
From coffee shops to law enforcement to ambulances, homeless people report widespread discrimination in their daily lives.
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If they want to get their stuff back, they'll have to pay.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on April 18, 2014
The gap in life expectancy between the richest and poorest Americans is more than a decade.
By Scott Keyes on April 18, 2014
"It is a failure of both judgment and conscience," said one pastor.
By Scott Keyes on April 17, 2014
A reminder of how dangerous it is to be homeless, even in warmer weather.
By Bryce Covert on April 15, 2014
The Earned Income Tax Credit means the difference between buying the necessities and hardship for many poor families.
By Bryce Covert on April 14, 2014
A lack of a strong safety net explains why so many American single mothers live in poverty compared to our peers.
By Scott Keyes on April 11, 2014
A pastor who served food to the needy for the past six years was recently blocked for not having a permit.