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Where is Childhood Homelessness Getting Worse? 18 littlemissmartypants Tuesday Wednesday 1 351
Things my Grandmother used to say about money 2 ymetca Wednesday Wednesday 7 425
San Francisco cracks down on homeless: Sleep in train station, go to jail 0 unhappycamper Wednesday Wednesday 1 141
NC takes five kids from pregnant, homeless mom who sought home for them on Craigslist 2 unhappycamper Tuesday Tuesday 4 203
Imagine What We Could Buy If We Didn't Have to Spend Billions on Police Brutality Cases 1 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 3 102
Bombshell Study: America's Wealthy Even More Obscenely Rich Than Anybody Thought 1 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 4 230
You Know Your Country Sucks When You Look Wistfully Back at Stalin 0 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 4 195
The Most Expensive Warplane in American History Is Too Dangerous to Fly and Just Caught Fire (Again) 4 unhappycamper Jul 11 Jul 11 6 283
Predatory Capitalism and the System's Denial in the Face of Truth 0 unhappycamper Jul 6 Jul 6 3 175
Sixty Five Million Left out of July 4 Celebration 0 unhappycamper Jul 3 Jul 3 3 235
Norfolk (VA) homeless shelter suspends programs 0 unhappycamper Jul 3 Jul 3 0 187
Not War on Poverty but War on the Poor: Washington’s Real Foreign Policy Aims 0 unhappycamper Jul 2 Jul 2 2 136
Generational poverty the exception, not the rule 2 theHandpuppet Jun 28 Jun 29 3 280
U.S. mayors tackle the income gap: Goar 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 1 132
(CO) Collins' answer to homelessness: Ship them out and 'make them work' 2 unhappycamper Jun 26 Jun 26 0 267
(CA) Homelessness on rise in beach areas 0 unhappycamper Jun 24 Jun 24 0 203
Blue Planet et al. Appeal to UN over Detroit Water cut-off to Thousands 0 unhappycamper Jun 23 Jun 23 2 162
GOP Policy: Kill the Poor 0 unhappycamper Jun 20 Jun 20 1 286
Groups Appeal to UN for 'Humanity' as Detroit Shuts Off Water to Thousands 1 unhappycamper Jun 20 Jun 20 2 221
AZ schools chief outs himself as anonymous Internet troll who calls poor people ‘lazy pigs’ 2 unhappycamper Jun 20 Jun 20 7 402
Doing for the Poor and Doing to the Poor 0 unhappycamper Jun 18 Jun 18 2 178
The homeless people’s handwritten signs that are being turned into fonts 0 unhappycamper Jun 18 Jun 18 2 241
The New Ground-Based Defense Missiles Cost $40 Billion That We Could Use For A Lot of Other Things. 0 unhappycamper Jun 17 Jun 17 1 190
IMF cuts U.S. growth outlook, says full employment years off 0 unhappycamper Jun 17 Jun 17 0 147
The Three Biggest Right-Wing Lies About Poverty 1 unhappycamper Jun 14 Jun 14 1 337
Let’s try out conservative economic theories on rich people! 2 unhappycamper Jun 13 Jun 13 6 268
Just when you thought sequestration was working..... 0 unhappycamper Jun 12 Jun 12 0 202
After Piketty, is the Study of Economics the Study of Rising Inequality? 0 unhappycamper Jun 12 Jun 12 3 139
Risk of depression is nearly twice as high for unemployed Americans 5 unhappycamper Jun 10 Jun 10 5 240
No shortage of info in Detroit bankruptcy 1 unhappycamper Jun 9 Jun 9 0 233
How Government "Contracting Out" Drives Up Costs, Pushes Down Workers 1 unhappycamper Jun 6 Jun 6 3 259
What Would Afghan Spending Buy at Home? 0 unhappycamper Jun 6 Jun 6 2 178
Here's a Little Perspective for You 2 unhappycamper Jun 5 Jun 6 1 284
Climate Change, Economic Inequality Are One Debate, says Sen. Warren 1 unhappycamper Jun 5 Jun 5 2 189
9 Questions about the 1%, the Unemployed and why the one produces the Other 1 unhappycamper Jun 4 Jun 4 2 181
Tomgram: Peter Van Buren, A Rising Tide Lifts All Yachts 0 unhappycamper Jun 4 Jun 4 1 173
What has meritocracy to do with merit? 3 unhappycamper Jun 1 Jun 1 5 342
Poverty? Really? 0 unhappycamper May 29 May 29 7 363
I Love New York: The Haves and the Have-nots 0 unhappycamper May 18 May 18 2 363
The US jet fighter that can do it all—maybe (xpost from NSD) 3 unhappycamper May 16 May 16 3 306
Rep. Paul Ryan targets Poor as his “Signature Issue”, and I do Mean Targets (Cartoon) 0 unhappycamper May 7 May 7 8 415
Gov. Fallin signs bill curbing minimum-wage increases in Oklah 3 yesphan Apr 2014 May 5 1 377
25% of Colorado foster kids on psychotropic 1 unhappycamper Apr 2014 May 5 4 273
Bryan Fischer tells poor people: ‘Kiss the ground’ beneath the richest 1 percent 6 unhappycamper Apr 2014 May 5 3 464
Inside San Jose's Tent City 0 gejohnston May 5 May 5 2 272
Homeless man straps GoPro camera to his chest to film his life in tech-heavy San Francisco 5 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 341
These Nine Maps Show How The GOP is Destroying Southern States 1 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 6 441
Let them eat McMansions! The 1 percent, income inequality, and new-fashioned American excess 1 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 374
Even As Jobs Numbers Seem Better... 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 217
8 Plutocrats out-earned 3.6 mn Working Poor & 7 Other Headlines You won’t see in MSM 1 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 4 262
Zero Tolerance and Broken Windows Policing Criminalizes Homeless and Poor People ... and Can Kill Th 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 4 226
The Gitmo kids are alright (the Native American kids slightly less so) 1 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 238
Citi to Help Unemployed Youth? Oh, the Irony! 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 196
Anti-poverty zone leaves out L.A.'s poorest 1 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 287
The Devil and Doug LaMalfa (xpost frm Congress) 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 178
Probation Privateers Prey on the Poor 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 195
Life-coaching on skid row starts with scrapping the textbook 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 211
Jesse Ventura slams minimum wage foes: Pure capitalism robbed us blind 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 7 334
Why We Need A 10.4 Million Jobs Plan 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 211
US Wealth Inequality In One Chilling Video (Must See) 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 677
Poverty among black children ‘should be considered a national crisis’ 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 5 662
Senate Democrats Threaten Repeated Votes On Minimum Wage (xpost from Congress) 2 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 4 227
CHARTS: The Amazing Wealth Surge For The Top 0.1 Percent (xpost frm Economy) 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 616
It's Time To Put America First 4 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 6 287
Opinion: Evaluating teachers based on student performance is 'punitive measure that demoralizes teac 1 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 317
Walmart Admits that its Business Model Requires Employees to Depend on Food Stamps 2 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 5 580
New Alabama food truck regulations prevent local churches from feeding the homeless 4 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 4 346
Ryan Unsuited to Lead ‘Adult Conversation’ About Poverty 4 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 21 1134
Abby Huntsman wants to lead her own generation into poverty 4 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 7 633
Five Myths About Panhandlers 2 xchrom Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 740
What It's Like to Panhandle 0 xchrom Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 316
Reaganomics is a cancer, and we've reached its terminal stage 4 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 17 773
Money in Hyping the Generational War Story 0 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 218
Typical Minimum-Wage Earners Aren’t Poor, But They’re Not Quite Middle Class 0 antiquie Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 335
Reince Priebus: Paul Ryan demonized ‘inner cities’ to help them 1 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 288
John Boehner's ready to pop an orange aneurysm over states "cheating" to preserve food stamps 3 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 8 535
So Many Defense Budgets; So Little Clear Direction 0 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 203
Rep. Paul Ryan misused data to show poverty programs don’t work, say economists he cited 5 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 15 749
The War on Democracy: Art Pope and the Rich Bullies 0 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 236
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