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I would like suggestions on how to get out of debt 33 otherone Nov 2015 Tuesday 5 1398
Is the F-35 our Death Star? 4 unhappycamper Feb 2016 May 27 6 819
x post from: Snarkoleptic::economy::omaha steve labour group:restaurant+bankcards stiff workers 0 w0nderer May 15 May 15 1 277
Big Money in Politics Doesn’t Just Drive Inequality. It Drives War. 2 unhappycamper Apr 28 Apr 30 5 353
X post from n2doc in GD : Unique Community Kitchen is set up like a restaurant... 0 w0nderer Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 546
Silicon Valley tech worker fired after blogging about starving while working at billion-dollar food 4 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 10 1172
for notice:: xposted from freakingdj's "$2.13 Minimum Wage - are you fucking kidding me" 0 w0nderer Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 624
SES and Education 1 aswanson Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 408
Feeding the Military-Industrial Complex 0 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 471
Utah 0 w0nderer Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 288
Guns Instead of Butter 0 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 642
x-post via ohiochick::: Over 1 million face loss of food stamps over work requirements 0 w0nderer Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 341
Oh my god 3 rusty quoin Dec 2015 Jan 2016 7 760
Today was my last day working for poverty wages. 38 malokvale77 Dec 2015 Dec 2015 62 2470
When John Edwards, warts and all, spoke of the two Americas 4 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 6 429
Talk About Inequality 3 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Dec 2015 5 716
The Homeless Raise Issues of Discrimination in Pacific Beach 4 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 4 829
Two stories from the weekend, how do you connect these two causes? 0 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 1 313
A Dog “Was Poisoned by Either a Manager or One of the Workers.” George Ibarra 1 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 5 442
We Need To Talk 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 6 536
Proposed Constitutional Amendment, Limiting Idle Wealth 1 Al Carroll Oct 2015 Oct 2015 4 533
debtors jail Mississippi (workaround for authorities) xpost workingpoor from two articles 0 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 458
Five years on, it's still the pits for Chilean miners 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 338
Nearly 800 million people suffering from hunger worldwide: report 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 343
I hope i'm not pissing someone off 3 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 760
It costs you $43 every time you wait for the doctor 2 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 925
For the children 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 4 462
'We were paying to poison our kids': lead in Michigan city's water hits children 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 8 551
Will: Keeping Navy shipshape should be on candidates' radar (xpost from NSD) 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 448
“I’m on welfare and so ashamed …” 9 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 19 1112
Tax avoidance by corporations is out out control. The United Nations must step in 1 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 3 539
Pope Leaves, Boehner Resigns, Shutdown Looms… 0 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 0 722
Protesters call for Treasury official to leave role in Puerto Rico debt crisis 0 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 5 443
Professors on food stamps: The shocking true story of academia in 2014 35 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2015 57 3122
Suck It Up, Proles 4 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 11 1322
Cutting Pentagon pork could fund free childcare in the US 2 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 6 795
City Council, please seriously address Philly’s LGBT homeless youth problem 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 2 580
Most 2016 GOP Presidential Candidates Would Push Seniors Into Poverty By Cutting Social Security 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 544
How an Apartment Tower in Atlanta Is Makes Life a Living Hell for Its Poor Residents 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 7 659
How can cities successfully enforce a higher minimum wage? 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 499
Racialized Poverty in America has Nearly Doubled in 21st Century 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 1 408
Game of Groans: How focus on Trump Taunts hides GOP war on Middle Class, Workers 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 502
I work at the US Senate. I shouldn’t have to dance at strip clubs to feed my son 8 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 34 1412
The poisoned poor: In poor countries man-made toxic pollutants spread like cancer. Here’s why you sh 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 3 462
Public cos. to report pay gap between CEOs, employees 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 510
Pell grants to bring college back to prison: US is 'a nation of second chances' 2 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 2 642
"Welfare": differing connotations? 3 YoungDemCA Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 720
CEO pay at US’s largest companies up 54% since recovery began in 2009 13 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jul 2015 20 1094
You’re probably going to be poor 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 671
New Orleans Katrina Pain Index at Ten: Who Was Left Behind 1 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 656
Sandy Irving: Invest in people, not military jets 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 2 371
Republicans can’t stop comparing food stamp recipients to wild animals on Facebook 2 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 4 989
Debunking the Debased Gospel of Wealth: "1% Deserve Loot Plus Our Thanks" 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 3 539
Here’s how homeless kids and families are trying to survive in one of America’s richest cities 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 4 686
80 percent of girls in juvenile detention have been sexually or physically abused: study 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 689
U.S. Wealth Concentration: The Most Accurate Current Estimates 5 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 14 897
Not just Detroit: residents of nearby Michigan city face $11,000 water bills 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 805
The Real Debt Ceiling 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 607
Uh, no. The fire and brimstone people aren’t going to start feeding and clothing the poor. 3 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 4 757
Number of US homeowners reaches 20-year low 8 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 3 937
Our 18th Century Bill of Rights Needs Revising 0 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 5 607
Punishing the poor: Michigan adopts law to take away families’ food assistance if kids miss school 6 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 9 1276
The True Cost of America’s Ongoing Wars: Sebastian Junger, Spencer Ackerman et al. 0 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 7 799
The real 47 percent: GOP candidate with a Ferrari pays no federal income taxes for third year 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 May 2015 3 909
Tax Fairness Could Mean More Resources 3 unhappycamper Feb 2015 May 2015 4 963
Why Is No One Talking About the GOP’s Plan to Send Millions of Disabled Americans Into Poverty? 9 unhappycamper Feb 2015 May 2015 9 1295
40 years after Vietnam: Celebrating the End of One War, and Witnessing the Start of a New One Here a 0 unhappycamper May 2015 May 2015 3 802
GOP Assault on Social Security Could be 'Death Sentence' for Nation's Disabled 7 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Apr 2015 38 1831
Meet Sen. Bernie Sanders, March 9, National Press Club luncheon, Wash. DC, "press.org" $37 tickets. 0 appalachiablue Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 943
Report: 1 in 4 Michigan Kids Now Lives in Poverty 0 project_bluebook Feb 2015 Feb 2015 2 730
Wake groups say NC grades point to problems of segregated, high-poverty schools 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 1 640
Growing inequality is disastrous but not inevitable 1 no more banksters Oct 2014 Feb 2015 3 1004
College Completion Gap Between Rich and Poor Has Doubled: Study 2 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 3 884
This Long-Lost Constitutional Clause Could Save the Right to Vote 11 unhappycamper Jan 2015 Feb 2015 20 2542
‘It’s ridiculous!’ Conservative mother fumes over school assignment claiming GOP is anti-welfare 6 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 3 1226
Right-to-work laws are union-hating Republican’s weapon of choice 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 652
South Dakota GOP wants to erase state’s new minimum wage law 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 677
More Evidence "Centrist" Solutions Can't Save Us 0 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 5 658
American Heresy: Why I Don’t Give a Good Goddamn Who Wins the Super Bowl 6 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 4 1732
U.N. officials tour Detroit to assess human rights impact of water shutoffs 3 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Jan 2015 2 984
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