poor

Internet Trolls Really Are Horrible People

Thanks to FCC Chair, Fewer Low-Income Consumers Will Have Internet Access

A federal program meant to help companies provide affordable Internet access to low-income consumers says…

11 jobs where an honest day’s work will leave you in poverty

Jobs Where a Day’s Work Leaves You Poor

Why should people in the richest country on Earth toil long hours for wages that…

Brazilian millionaire Cozete Gomes

World’s 85 Richest People Have as Much as 3.5 Billion Poorest People

We’ve long known that life isn’t fair and that the world’s wealth is unevenly distributed.…

This Chart Blows Up the Myth of the Welfare Queen

The “Welfare Queen” Doesn’t Exist

Here's a useful graph to keep handy for the next time Fox News airs a…

$5 Billion Cut in Food Stamps Starts Today

Benefit cuts to food stamp recipients kick in Friday, a move by Congress that will…

HIV

Poor Heterosexuals at Risk for HIV Infection

Some 2.3 percent of 8,500 poor heterosexuals living in cities with high rates of HIV infection tested positive for…

Class-Based vs. Race-Based Admissions

Admissions policies that take class into account, rather than race, are getting a renewed push…