Category Archives: News Coverage of Poverty

News Article: If you’re a poor person in America, Trump’s budget is not for you

News Article: Steven Mufson and Tracy Jan, If you’re a poor person in America, Trump’s budget is not for you, Washington Post (Mar. 16, 2017).

News Article: Too Broke To Go Bankrupt? Harvard Student Uses Software To Tackle Problem For Poor

News Article: Daniel Fisher, Too Broke To Go Bankrupt? Harvard Student Uses Software To Tackle Problem For Poor, Forbes (Mar. 2, 2017).

 

News Article: Jason Chaffetz’s iPhone comment revives the ‘poverty is a choice’ argument

News Article: Philip Bump, Jason Chaffetz’s iPhone comment revives the ‘poverty is a choice’ argument, Washington Post (Mar. 7, 2017).

News Article: NYT’s Kristof Blames Poverty on Too Many TVs, Not Too Little Money

News Article: Neil DeMause, NYT’s Kristof Blames Poverty on Too Many TVs, Not Too Little Money, FAIR (Oct. 31, 2016).

Podcast: Busted: America’s Poverty Myths

Podcast: Busted: America’s Poverty Myths, from On the Media

#1: The Poverty Tour

#2: Who Deserves to Be Poor?

#3: Rags to Riches

#4: When the Safety Net Doesn’t Catch You

#5: Breaking News Consumer’s Handbook: Poverty in American Edition

 

 

News Coverage: “Trump’s “refugee ban” — annotated by a former top Department of Homeland Security lawyer”

News Coverage: “Trump’s “refugee ban” — annotated by a former top Department of Homeland Security lawyer” VOX, Jan. 30, 2016.

News Article: “Life in Obamacare’s Dead Zone”

News Article:Life in Obamacare’s Dead Zone,” N.Y. Times, Dec. 6, 2016.

News Article: “A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.”

News Article: Patricia Cohen, “A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.,” N.Y. Times, Dec. 6, 2016.

News Article: “Low-Income Housing Shown to Not Weigh on Nearby Property Values”

News Article: Chris Kirkham,”Low-Income Housing Shown to Not Weigh on Nearby Property Values,” Wall Street Journal, Nov. 28, 2016.

News Article: “Study: D.C. gentrification can cause pockets of poverty to grow, especially east of Anacostia River”

News Article: Paul Duggan, “Study: D.C. gentrification can cause pockets of poverty to grow, especially east of Anacostia River,” Washington Post, Nov. 23, 2016.