This type of episode is try story, not fiction. I’ve ever experienced the same kind of situation also in Japan, and I sure know there are a plenty of this kind of people are there. 22 more words
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President Barack Obama very poignantly said that the media narrative portraying America’s poor as “leeches” on the system, needs to end.
In a discussion at Georgetown University this past Tuesday, President Obama said the right-wing media like Fox News goes out of its way to portray poor + and struggling Americans as “sponges, leeches, don’t want to work, are lazy, are undeserving.” This couldn’t be further from the truth – and the narrative really needs to change. 340 more words
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown will propose offering a $380 million tax credit for the working poor as part of his revised budget Thursday. 109 more words