Category Archives: News Coverage of Poverty

News Article: “The War on the Poor: Donald Trump’s win opens the door to Paul Ryan’s vision for America”

News Article: Dylan Matthews, “The War on the Poor: Donald Trump’s win opens the door to Paul Ryan’s vision for America,” Vox, Nov. 22, 2016.

News Article: “Millions in U.S. Climb Out of Poverty, at Long Last”

News Article: Patricia Cohen, “Millions in U.S. Climb Out of Poverty, at Long Last, ” New York Times, Sept. 25, 2016.

News Article: “America’s Inequality Problem: Real Income Gains Are Brief and Hard to Find”

News Article: Eduardo Porter, “America’s Inequality Problem: Real Income Gains Are Brief and Hard to Find,” New York Times, Sept. 13, 2016.

News Article: “The one thing rich parents do for their kids that makes all the difference”

News Article: Emily Badger, “The one thing rich parents do for their kids that makes all the difference,” Washington Post, May 10, 2016.

News Article: “In ‘By the People,’ Designing for the Underserved and Overlooked”

News Article: Michael Kimmelman, “In ‘By the People,’ Designing for the Underserved and Overlooked,” New York Times, Sept. 29, 2016.

News Article: Judge, Citing Inequality, Orders Connecticut to Overhaul Its School System

News Article: Elizabeth A. Harris, “Judge, Citing Inequality, Orders Connecticut to Overhaul Its School System,” New York Times, Sept. 7, 2016.

News Article: “The Failure to Talk Frankly About Poverty”

News Article: New York Times Editorial Board, “The Failure to Talk Frankly About Poverty,” New York Times, Sept. 13, 2016.

News Coverage: “More Americans Are Dying in Poverty”

News Coverage: Amrith Ramkumar, More Americans Are Dying in Poverty, Bloomberg, Aug. 1, 2016.

News Coverage: “Court Costs Entrap Nonwhite, Poor Juvenile Offenders”

News Coverage: Erik Eckholm, Court Costs Entrap Nonwhite, Poor Juvenile Offenders, New York Times, Aug. 31, 2016.

News Coverage: “Judges Across The Country Are Shaking Down Poor People”

News Coverage: Bryce Covert, Judges Across The Country Are Shaking Down Poor People, Think Progress, Aug. 24, 2016 [extended article on court fees].