Category Archives: News Coverage of Poverty

News Coverage: New York bans ‘poor doors’ in win for low income tenants | US news | The Guardian

New York bans ‘poor doors’ in win for low income tenants | US news | The Guardian.

News Coverage: “Jailed for Being Broke”

News Coverage: Matt Taibbi, “Jailed for Being Broke,” Rolling Stone Mag., June 23, 2015.

Bryan Stevenson on Charleston and Our Real Problem with Race | The Marshall Project

Bryan Stevenson on Charleston and Our Real Problem with Race | The Marshall Project.

News Article: Section 8 Is Failing Poor Americans – CityLab

Section 8 Is Failing Poor Americans – CityLab.

Pope’s Focus on Poor Revives Scorned Theology – NYTimes.com

Pope’s Focus on Poor Revives Scorned Theology – NYTimes.com.

Inequality Troubles Americans Across Party Lines, Times/CBS Poll Finds – NYTimes.com

Inequality Troubles Americans Across Party Lines, Times/CBS Poll Finds – NYTimes.com.

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/).