poverty

Youth Homelessness on the Rise

According to a new report by the National Center on Family Homelessness, the number of homeless children in the United States has reached an all-time high. Between 2012 and 2013, that number jumped 8% nationally, and…




Poverty Isn’t an Incentive

Early last December, strikes demanding a higher minimum wage took hold in over 100 U.S. cities. These protests, calling for a $15.00/hr federal minimum wage, were met with criticism from talk show hosts, the business community,…