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.
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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.
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.
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.