by Scott Keyes Posted on July 7, 2014
Twelve families, including more than 26 children, will need to find somewhere new to live next week.
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 2, 2014 Updated: July 2, 2014
There are approximately 6,500 homeless people in San Francisco but just seven places for them to shower. One woman is trying to help fix that.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 1, 2014 Updated: July 1, 2014
The real victims of this week's Supreme Court ruling are the low-income women who are already struggling to make ends meet.
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by Alan Pyke Posted on July 1, 2014 Updated: July 1, 2014
The 1990s saw a drop in the share of the population living in neighborhoods with poverty rates above 20 percent, but that progress has been reversed.
by Scott Keyes Posted on June 30, 2014
A woman in Hawaii claims that she was threatened with expulsion for breastfeeding her 9-month-old son in public.
by Christie Thompson Posted on June 26, 2014 Updated: June 26, 2014
For many, there is no funeral, no grave stone, just a name in a cemetery's ledger book. Who honors a city's poorest when they pass away?
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 17, 2014 Updated: June 18, 2014
The majority of the poor people we would expect to work do so.
by Scott Keyes Posted on June 12, 2014 Updated: June 12, 2014
1,500 homeless people living in Kuala Lampur would likely beg to differ.
by Alan Pyke Posted on June 12, 2014
Jail officials don't yet know what killed a 55-year-old mother of seven over the weekend, but she was only there because she couldn't pay her fines.
by Scott Keyes Posted on June 11, 2014 Updated: June 11, 2014
A remarkable success story in the fight to end homelessness in the United States.