Category Archives: News Coverage of Poverty

News Coverage: “What If Everybody Didn’t Have to Work to Get Paid?” – The Atlantic

News Coverage: David R. Wheeler, What If Everybody Didn’t Have to Work to Get Paid?, The Atlantic, May 18, 2015.  [On a right to a basic guaranteed income].

An Atlas of Upward Mobility Shows Paths Out of Poverty – NYTimes.com

An Atlas of Upward Mobility Shows Paths Out of Poverty – NYTimes.com.

Two More Baltimore Stories from the Wash Post

15 Baltimore neighborhoods have lower life expectancies than North Korea – The Washington Post.

The Long, Painful and Repetitive History of How Baltimore Became Baltimore – The Washington Post.

2 Baltimore Related Articles in The Atlantic

1. Conor Friedersdorf, The Brutality of Police Culture in Baltimore, The Atlantic, Apr. 22, 2015.

2. Ta-nehisi Coates, Nonviolence as Compliance, The Atlantic, Apr. 27, 2015.

(And for ongoing coverage: Baltimore City Paper’s link is here, http://www.citypaper.com/).

News Coverage: The homeless man who works in the Senate – The Washington Post

The homeless man who works in the Senate – The Washington Post.

News Coverage of a New Report: Tax Cuts For The Poor And Middle Class — Not The Rich — Create Jobs, Research Shows

News Coverage of a New Report: Tax Cuts For The Poor And Middle Class — Not The Rich — Create Jobs, Research Shows.

News Article: “Working, but Needing Public Assistance Anyway” – NYTimes.com

Working, but Needing Public Assistance Anyway – NYTimes.com.

Huff Post Story: “This May Be The Most Effective Anti-Poverty Program In America”

This May Be The Most Effective Anti-Poverty Program In America.

News Coverage: What is it like to be poor at an Ivy League school? – Magazine – The Boston Globe

What is it like to be poor at an Ivy League school? – Magazine – The Boston Globe.

News Story: $200 Million to Help Food Stamp Recipients Find Jobs – NYTimes.com

$200 Million to Help Food Stamp Recipients Find Jobs – NYTimes.com.