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Is Obama the Ghetto President?

With US stock markets soaring to all time highs of late and prosperity amongst the wealthy also to record levels Barack Obama in his 7th year as US President has created some disturbing issues or concerns that are not reported in mainstream media. 261 more words


Poverty is Worth Fighting

What is the first thought that comes to mind when thinking of a strong community? A community that influences other communities through ideological principles. I’m pretty confident it’s not inequalities, hardship, or abandonment. 681 more words


The American Dream is “Out of Order”

“The dollar is our currency, but it’s your problem,” – John Conally, secretary of Treasury

When the inequity is at a record level in the United States, the middle class perishes… 1,055 more words


Census Report: Half of Americans Poor or Near Poor

Census Report: Half of Americans Poor or Near Poor
By Andre Damon

October 22, 2014

Forty-seven percent of Americans have incomes under twice the official poverty rate, making half of the country either poor or near-poor, according to figures… 926 more words