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Poor People’s Campaign to launch bus tour in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – The Poor People’s Campaign is launching a national bus tour of poverty-stricken areas to bring attention to what they call the “real crises” or “interlocking injustices” afflicting the country including [...]

Poor People’s Campaign to hold bus tours of poverty areas

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – The Poor People’s Campaign will hold bus tours of poverty-stricken areas in more than 20 states to call attention to “what the national emergencies really are” in the wake of President Donald Trump’s emergency [...]

Russians, Feeling Poor and Protesting Garbage, Suffer Winter Blues

URDOMA, Russia — Russia’s countryside and smaller cities have long been fertile ground for President Vladimir V. Putin and his message of restoring bygone greatness, but even here, there are limits. Plans to ship Moscow’s garbage [...]

Marseille Dispatch: In a ‘French Detroit,’ a Housing Crisis Turns Deadly for Poor

MARSEILLE, France — The red-helmeted marine firefighter was firm. “Right,” he told the anxious families gathered around him, “we’re closing up the building.” Bewildered and frightened, they climbed the darkened, rickety [...]

Stateless and Poor, Some Young Soccer Players Had Already Beaten Long Odds

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Much of the trapped team had entered Thailand as stateless children. One boy, Adul, became their interpreter with foreign divers, taking the lead in the cave. Source: NYT > World

The ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’ Debate: The Poor Dad is Winning!

“The poor and middle-class work for money. The rich have money work for them.” — Robert Kiyosaki, author, “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” Which is the better road to financial success: working for others or working for yourself? FreedomFest [...]
Donald Trump Poor Again
Disney told him to get that Porg off his head, too. More evidence today that Harry Reid (and, yeah, basically everyone forever) was right all along about Donald Trump inflating his net worth. Ten billion dollars? Aw, hell nah. Bloomberg reports [...]
Virginia Gonna Finally Let Poor People See Doctors. Tell Us Again How Voting Doesn’t Matter?
Come and get your love The Virginia General Assembly voted Wednesday to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, even though the White House warned them not to do it. See what happens when a state elects a Democratic governor and adds [...]
Slumlord Millionaire Sean Hannity Evicts Poor People Like A Common Kushner
A garbage man and his garbage apartments Sean Hannity is a goddamn humanitarian for investing some of his Fox News millions in low-income housing (purchased with loans supported by Uncle Sam). After his real estate holdings became known, Hannity [...]
You Can Now Be Too Poor To Die
Maybe the coroner could save money by putting the ashes in a coffee urn? What happens when poor people die? Well, in Illinois, the state will provide up to $ 1,655 for funeral and cremation/burial services for those whose families are too [...]