#Poverty

  • Article: Pearl Jam Raises Millions for Seattle's Homeless With Two Shows
    Citizenship

    Pearl Jam Raises Millions for Seattle's Homeless With Two Shows

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 13, 2018

    The band hadn’t played their hometown in five years. Read more

  • Article: Ludacris Is Quietly Buying Groceries for Atlanta Shoppers in Need
    Food & Hunger

    Ludacris Is Quietly Buying Groceries for Atlanta Shoppers in Need

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 10, 2018

    The rapper has been spotted picking up the tab at Whole Foods. Read more

  • Article: The Paul Manafort Trial Shows How Tax Shelters Fuel Poverty and Inequality
    Citizenship

    The Paul Manafort Trial Shows How Tax Shelters Fuel Poverty and Inequality

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2018

    Tax shelters hold an estimated at $7.6 trillion. Read more

  • Article: India Court Strikes Down Law Used to Arrest Anyone Who Is Poor or Homeless
    Citizenship

    India Court Strikes Down Law Used to Arrest Anyone Who Is Poor or Homeless

    Aug. 9, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Panhandling is no longer a crime in New Delhi. Read more

  • Article: Deadly Indonesia Earthquake Leaves 20,000 People Homeless
    Citizenship

    Deadly Indonesia Earthquake Leaves 20,000 People Homeless

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 6, 2018

    The island of Lombok is devastated. Read more

  • Article: Rising Heat Will Cost the Poorest Countries Billions of Dollars a Year
    Environment

    Rising Heat Will Cost the Poorest Countries Billions of Dollars a Year

    Aug. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Manual laborers will be the hardest hit. Read more

  • Article: 7 Amazing Things About LeBron James' New School for Low-Income Students
    Education

    7 Amazing Things About LeBron James' New School for Low-Income Students

    By Joe McCarthy|July 31, 2018

    "I want people to know that these kids should still have the same opportunity as everybody else." Read more

  • Article: Why 4 Million People in India Are Now Effectively Stateless
    Citizenship

    Why 4 Million People in India Are Now Effectively Stateless

    By Daniele Selby|July 31, 2018

    Those left off Assam’s National Register of Citizens could be stripped of their rights. Read more