#Poverty

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Shirley Chisholm, The Rebbe and a Vision to Feed America's Hungry Children

U.S. Rep. Shirley Chisholm (D-N.Y.), the first African-American woman elected to Congress, helped expand federal food supplement programs at the urging of the Rebbe.

News | The News

Liberal California's Poverty Rate Is Highest In The Nation

California is the most liberal state in the nation. It's also the most poverty-ridden state in the nation.

Politics | Op-Ed

The United Nations’ Patently Ridiculous Report on American Poverty by Nikki Haley

It is unnecessary, politically biased, factually wrong, and a waste of U.S. taxpayer dollars.

Business & Finance | Economics

Newt Gingrich: Trump is working to disarm welfare's poverty trap | TheHill

"Republicans should take note, though. President Trump can lead the way, but true reforms will have to come from Congress."

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

As Santa Ana gentrification hits their pocketbooks, immigrants turn to co-ops to help make ends meet

Under the watchful eye of Apolonio Cortes and Abel Ruiz, a handful of shoppers picked at a selection of lettuce, green onions and other produce at the El Centro Cultural de Mexico community space in Santa Ana.

News | Good News!

Literal Food Bank Lets People Deposit, Withdraw Food As Needed

“The poor, unemployed and old can withdraw respectfully, without begging.”

Politics | Op-Ed

Poverty Causes Crime? - The Dennis Prager Show The Dennis Prager Show

One of the first clues that this Columbia-educated, liberal, Democrat, New York Jew had that there was something wrong at the heart of progressive/left-wing thought was when I read and was taught over and over that “poverty causes crime.” I knew from

Books | Books

Info Graphic Uses Upsetting Book Facts To Get People To Read