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The Underclass - Poverty Awareness

Childhood should be a happy time spent with friends and playing with toys, but many children in the developing world spend most of their childhood struggling to survive without much hope for a secure and productive life. 930 more words

Blogging

America on the Wrong Path on Race and Poverty

This is from Town Hall.

Fifty plus years ago Lyndon Johnson declared war on poverty and poverty won.

Race relations have been destroyed under the first black president. 666 more words

How the Welfare State Penalizes Parents Who Marry

From the Daily Signal, by Robert Rector, Feb 2015

Fifty-one years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson launched the War on Poverty. Since then, taxpayers have spent more than $22 trillion fighting Johnson’s war, three times the cost of all military wars in U.S. 312 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Kevin O'Leary says 3.5 billion people living in poverty is 'fantastic news' (1:11)

With apologies from Canada. The vast majority of Canadians do not think like this windbag. We are ashamed to unleash this moronic one  percenter on the world. 110 more words

Activism

The New Republic: Opinion: Elizabeth Stoker Bruenig: "The Economist Magazine is Wrong About Welfare's Impact on Family": Why People on Welfare Should Be Encouraged to Work


The New Republic: Opinion: Elizabeth Stoker Bruenig: The Economist Magazine Is Wrong About Welfare’s Impact on Family

As far as disability insurance, if you are physically and mentally able to working, meaning you don’t suffer from some physical or mental condition that makes it hard if not impossible for you to work full-time, you aren’t eligible for disability insurance. 303 more words

Economic Freedom