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European Anti Poverty Network (EAPN)

Working and Poor – EAPN’s position paper on In-Work Poverty.

Poverty is often seen primarily as a problem of low incomes, associated with not being engaged in paid work. 188 more words

Europe

Organizing Resistance to Internet Censorship with Chris Hedges and David North (Video)

On January 16, 2018, the World Socialist Web Site will video livestreamed a discussion on Internet censorship, featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges and WSWS International Editorial Board Chairperson David North. 359 more words

Militarism

The Hell of Being A Working Parent

Being a working parent is hard. Finding a balance between work, home, time with your partner, and time for personal growth can be and is often exhausting. 1,481 more words

Healthy Families

Five Jumps and a Good Mechanic

One of my work buddies is a mechanic and Vietnam veteran. He was a mechanic during the war although it’s his brother who now operates an auto shop in the county seat. 661 more words

Sustainability

Goodbye, 2017

The past year has been, at once, the most difficult, transformative, scary and yet absolutely amazing year of my life. Which actually fits nicely into the past few years of being insanely difficult, transformative and scary. 849 more words

Goals

Shame on you poor people

Many people view poverty as a moral failure, especially in a capitalistic society. So it’s no wonder Republicans can pass a tax bill that redistributes income from poor people and gives it to the wealthy. 487 more words

Morality

"TRANSIENT" IS NOT ANOTHER WORD FOR FREE SPIRIT

ONE:

I’ve been homeless
And hungry
Runaway
Merely a credit card away
From being a street person
Fortunate to have
Kind family and friends
Lucky to be… 527 more words

Poetry