#inequality

  • Article: Climate Change and Inequality Are Derailing Global Goals Progress, Scientists Say

    Climate Change and Inequality Are Derailing Global Goals Progress, Scientists Say

    Sept. 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Vast gaps in wealth distribution and access to economic opportunities threaten the global goals. Read more

  • Article: Fighting Poverty and Inequality Are Crucial for Mental Health, UN Expert Says

    Fighting Poverty and Inequality Are Crucial for Mental Health, UN Expert Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 25, 2019

    More emphasis must be placed on alleviating social and economic pressures to improve mental health. Read more

  • Article: New Report Shows Staggering Funding Disparity Between White and Non-White US Schools

    New Report Shows Staggering Funding Disparity Between White and Non-White US Schools

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 28, 2019

    Predominantly white school districts are receiving $23 billion a year more than non-white districts. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Calls Out Global Food Inequity in Powerful Speech

    Pope Francis Calls Out Global Food Inequity in Powerful Speech

    By Jerica DeckCarmen Singer  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 14, 2019

    One in nine people around the world are undernourished. Read more

  • Article: Cancer Death Rates Are Dropping in the US — But Not for the Poor

    Cancer Death Rates Are Dropping in the US — But Not for the Poor

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 9, 2019

    This study shows poorer communities are 20% more likely to die from cancer. Read more

  • Article: Holland to Eliminate Names From Resumes to Stop Discrimination

    Holland to Eliminate Names From Resumes to Stop Discrimination

    By Sydney Denmark|Nov. 16, 2016

    Because job discrimination is real. Read more

  • Article: Pavement Dwellers: We are people too

    Pavement Dwellers: We are people too

    May 10, 2016|Concern Worldwide

    Concern Worldwide is working in Bangladesh to provide urban homeless access to shelters. Read more

  • Article: Killer Mike's advice on how young people can fight injustice

    Killer Mike's advice on how young people can fight injustice

    By Tom Murphy|Jan. 8, 2016|DAWNS Digest

    Rapper from Run the Jewels wants young Americans to be a positive change, in the country. Read more