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41 headlines found matching 'poverty'
Tue March 28, 2017
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(Townhall)
 
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Liberals want you to think they are compassionate, but really, they aren't. When they spend a dollar to feed a poor person, they stole that dollar from someone else. So you see, starving to death is the same thing as taxes, so vote Republican
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Fri March 24, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Rich New York residents ask the state to raise their taxes. Mostly because the wealthy are always looking for new experiences that they can try for the first time
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Sat March 18, 2017
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
The farther you live from a large city the more likely you will be living in poverty and riding a hoveround
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Wed March 15, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The problem with Medicaid expansion is that it expanded Medicaid says the new director of Medicaid expansively
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Live in Leeds: girls take time off school because they can't afford tampons for their periods; bloody hell
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Tue March 14, 2017
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Trump voter logic: "It pisses me off, but my wife pisses me off too"
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(10 News)
 
 
 
Turns out not living in a Mad Max-esque hellscape makes people happier. Who knew?
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(Right Wing Watch)
 
 
 
Hey, I got an idea - lets just tell all the Jews that if they convert to Christianity they'll get a $50k signing bonus
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Fri March 10, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
"Since the invention of the mythic welfare queen in the 1960s, this has been the story we most reliably tell about why people are poor. Never mind that research from across the social sciences shows us, over and again, that it's a lie"
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Sat March 04, 2017
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Poor people don't want health care and Jesus was against helping the sick for free. Apparently we've been doing it wrong all this time
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Fri March 03, 2017
(Investors Business Daily)
 
 
 
ObamaCare's sudden popularity is a myth - Just 22% of actual enrollees like their ObamaCare plans
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Wed March 01, 2017
(The Local)
 
 
 
US:"Hey Germany, help us out with NATO. Invest more in your military." Germany:"Like double it? I could do that." Rest of Europe:"Um, wait a sec. Remember the last time Germany expanded its military?"
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Entrepreneur suggests we house homeless people on cruise ships. Trump advisor Steve Bannon to suggest there be special ones for Jews and minorities that has a big bullseye on it
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Tue February 21, 2017
(The New Republic)
 
 
 
Trump has turned the GOP into the party of enics, bigly. Really eugenics
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Fri February 17, 2017
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
The biggest beneficiaries of the welfare state want to abolish the welfare state
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Thu February 16, 2017
(ABC News)
 
 
 
Seema Verma--which sounds like a forgotten Tolkien character but is really a health care lobbyist--is Trump's pick to oversee Medicare and Medicaid, both of which she has said "fosters dependency"
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Mon February 13, 2017
(Right Wing Watch)
 
 
 
America doesn't deserve Donald Trump says Alex Jones
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Sat February 11, 2017
(STLToday)
 
 
 
$29 Airbnb special: "Perfect for the intrepid traveler who enjoys living on the edge. Provides a unique glimpse into life in a working-class, low-income neighborhood, a mismanaged Midwest city, and decades of urban decay"
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Tue February 07, 2017
(The Big Story)
 
 
 
Ever wonder how Buddhist monks endure their vows of celibacy and poverty? METH
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Sun February 05, 2017
(Bangor Daily News)
 
 
 
The Trump Administration doesn't want poor people to have inexpensive access to the internet
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Wed February 01, 2017
(The Sun)
 
 
 
Bill Gates set to become world's first trillionaire not named Rothschild
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Tue January 31, 2017
(10 News)
 
 
 
Nearly one-third of residents can't afford San Diego, and yet, there they are
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Despite Russia beginning to recover from economic recession, poverty rate is still soaring and only 10 of 85 regions are financially stable (long, but very interesting article)
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Fri January 27, 2017
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Supermarkets can't solve hunger by donating all their unsold food to food banks and charities, new study finds, and it makes a lot of problems worse for people who are already poor: "The use of leftover food for leftover people has to stop"
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Wed January 25, 2017
(Jezebel)
 
 
 
Elizabeth Warren and Sherrod Brown are supporting Ben Carson for HUD
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Tue January 24, 2017
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Bill Gates could be the real-life Dr. Evil
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(Politico)
 
 
 
The GOP Congress is struggling to come up with an Obamacare replacement that meets Trump's criteria of being a realistic down-to-earth plan that's completely off the wall and swarming with magic robots
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Mon January 16, 2017
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Meet the eight men who have as much money as half of the world. Combined
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Fri January 06, 2017
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Apple slashes CEO Tim Cook's pay by $1.5 million to a meager $8.75 million due to poor performance. THANKFULLY his 5-year vested stock came due, keeping him out of poverty with a $136 million bump. Whew. (Tag is for the rest of us.)
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Wed December 28, 2016
(Salon)
 
 
 
Salon article from 2013: Hugo Chavez's economic miracle. Starving Venezuelans unavailable for comment
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
McMullin: GOP has a problem with racism. Also postulates on the wetness of water, blueness of sky
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Tue December 27, 2016
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Trump NY campaign co-chair Carl Paladino on his racist anti-Obama email: I meant it, but I didn't mean you to see it. We good?
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(Scotsman)
 
 
 
The average student in Scotland graduates with £10,000 in debt. To put that in perspective, it's about what the average American student spends on textbooks for the average elective
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Wed December 21, 2016
(AOL)
 
 
 
Social Security benefits for retirees being garnished to pay for student loan debt. And there you were, thinking your degree in improvisational dog ballet would pay off once you hung up your Starbucks barista apron
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(MSN)
 
 
 
So how can we help the homeless? A billionaire suggests housing them in storage containers, dangling spare change just out of their reach
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Mon December 19, 2016
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Now that the troubles of Africa are all sorted out, surely we have £5.2 million in aid for the "Ethiopian Spice Girls"
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Sun December 11, 2016
(Quartz)
 
 
 
So what DO poor families buy when given extra cash? If you guessed "more alcohol and tobacco," well... you'd be wrong
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Fri December 09, 2016
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
A new Study finds that barely half of 30-year old are earning more than their parents were at the same age, as compared to 92% in 1970-and the number would be even worse except a lot fewer women worked back them
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Tue December 06, 2016
(AOL)
 
 
 
Owner of warehouse in Oakland where at least 36 people died in a fire whines on Facebook about how all his stuff is destroyed
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Sun December 04, 2016
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
China promises be free of poverty and homelessness within 5 years. Whether that means helping the poor get better paying jobs, or just killing them, remains to be seen
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Fri December 02, 2016
(Deadspin)
 
 
 
Tired of hearing about charities that spend most of their donations on administrative costs? If you're in a giving mood - here are four charities well worth considering. You might actually save a few lives
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