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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
What are the Causes of Institutionally Created Poverty? 3 BlueDog22 Feb 2018 Oct 6 1 840
Why Is No One Talking About the GOP’s Plan to Send Millions of Disabled Americans Into Poverty? 10 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Sep 21 9 2278
What happens when a motel becomes home 16 rug Nov 2016 Sep 21 5 4168
Kitsap Rescue Mission set to lose permit to operate overnight shelter 0 icymist Sep 20 Sep 20 0 211
Have been reading up about living in an RV or buying a tiny home 12 Beringia Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 2073
Evidence Pours In: Poverty Getting Much Worse in America 2 littlemissmartypants Nov 2018 Nov 2018 9 899
60%interest on payday loans in Ohio. xpost 0 irisblue Jul 2018 Jul 2018 2 748
Airbnb is making the housing crunch much worse 0 Addison May 2018 May 2018 7 986
Grocery stores worry about Trump's pullback on SNAP (food stamps) 3 left-of-center2012 Apr 2018 Apr 2018 0 835
New Tiny Homes House Homeless - Seattle Area - Pics Included 21 OhNo-Really Feb 2018 Feb 2018 57 6851
Poverty Is Both a Political and a Moral Choice Made By the Powerful 2 inanna Dec 2017 Feb 2018 7 962
Sharing about a pet resource 0 discntnt_irny_srcsm Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 612
I would like suggestions on how to get out of debt 35 otherone Nov 2015 Aug 2017 5 3162
Mick Mulvaney's Steel Workers 2 srcameron Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 4744
Iowa to LOWER minimum wage 4 appleannie1943 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 5 3331
Today was my last day working for poverty wages. 39 malokvale77 Dec 2015 Feb 2017 62 6498
ALICE WALTON IS WORTH 21 BILLION DOLLARS 11 tomkoop Jun 2012 Jul 2016 6 5019
Is the F-35 our Death Star? 4 unhappycamper Feb 2016 May 2016 6 1822
x post from: Snarkoleptic::economy::omaha steve labour group:restaurant+bankcards stiff workers 0 w0nderer May 2016 May 2016 1 1154
Big Money in Politics Doesn’t Just Drive Inequality. It Drives War. 2 unhappycamper Apr 2016 Apr 2016 6 1119
X post from n2doc in GD : Unique Community Kitchen is set up like a restaurant... 0 w0nderer Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1202
Silicon Valley tech worker fired after blogging about starving while working at billion-dollar food 4 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 11 2077
for notice:: xposted from freakingdj's "$2.13 Minimum Wage - are you fucking kidding me" 0 w0nderer Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 1328
SES and Education 1 aswanson Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 1326
Feeding the Military-Industrial Complex 0 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 1557
Utah 0 w0nderer Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 968
Guns Instead of Butter 0 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 1368
x-post via ohiochick::: Over 1 million face loss of food stamps over work requirements 0 w0nderer Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 1029
Oh my god 3 rusty quoin Dec 2015 Jan 2016 7 1612
When John Edwards, warts and all, spoke of the two Americas 4 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 6 1297
Talk About Inequality 3 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Dec 2015 5 1551
The Homeless Raise Issues of Discrimination in Pacific Beach 4 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 4 1686
Two stories from the weekend, how do you connect these two causes? 0 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 1 921
A Dog “Was Poisoned by Either a Manager or One of the Workers.” George Ibarra 1 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 5 1080
We Need To Talk 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 6 1246
Proposed Constitutional Amendment, Limiting Idle Wealth 1 Al Carroll Oct 2015 Oct 2015 5 1457
debtors jail Mississippi (workaround for authorities) xpost workingpoor from two articles 0 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 1070
Five years on, it's still the pits for Chilean miners 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 913
Nearly 800 million people suffering from hunger worldwide: report 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 977
I hope i'm not pissing someone off 3 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 1655
It costs you $43 every time you wait for the doctor 2 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 1778
For the children 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 4 1098
'We were paying to poison our kids': lead in Michigan city's water hits children 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 8 1201
Will: Keeping Navy shipshape should be on candidates' radar (xpost from NSD) 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 1084
“I’m on welfare and so ashamed …” 9 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 20 3177
Tax avoidance by corporations is out out control. The United Nations must step in 1 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 3 1210
Pope Leaves, Boehner Resigns, Shutdown Looms… 0 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 0 1328
Protesters call for Treasury official to leave role in Puerto Rico debt crisis 0 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 5 1021
Professors on food stamps: The shocking true story of academia in 2014 35 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2015 57 4582
Suck It Up, Proles 4 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 11 2117
Cutting Pentagon pork could fund free childcare in the US 2 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 6 1470
City Council, please seriously address Philly’s LGBT homeless youth problem 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 2 1176
Most 2016 GOP Presidential Candidates Would Push Seniors Into Poverty By Cutting Social Security 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 1124
How an Apartment Tower in Atlanta Is Makes Life a Living Hell for Its Poor Residents 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 8 1382
How can cities successfully enforce a higher minimum wage? 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 1223
Racialized Poverty in America has Nearly Doubled in 21st Century 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 1 984
Game of Groans: How focus on Trump Taunts hides GOP war on Middle Class, Workers 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 1149
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 2320
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 1152
Public cos. to report pay gap between CEOs, employees 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 1090
Pell grants to bring college back to prison: US is 'a nation of second chances' 2 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 2 1419
"Welfare": differing connotations? 3 YoungDemCA Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 1820
CEO pay at US’s largest companies up 54% since recovery began in 2009 13 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jul 2015 20 2181
You’re probably going to be poor 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 7 1343
New Orleans Katrina Pain Index at Ten: Who Was Left Behind 1 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 1316
Sandy Irving: Invest in people, not military jets 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 2 947
Republicans can’t stop comparing food stamp recipients to wild animals on Facebook 2 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 4 1685
Debunking the Debased Gospel of Wealth: "1% Deserve Loot Plus Our Thanks" 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 3 1137
Here’s how homeless kids and families are trying to survive in one of America’s richest cities 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 5 1391
80 percent of girls in juvenile detention have been sexually or physically abused: study 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 2582
U.S. Wealth Concentration: The Most Accurate Current Estimates 5 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 14 1654
Not just Detroit: residents of nearby Michigan city face $11,000 water bills 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 1375
The Real Debt Ceiling 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 1225
Uh, no. The fire and brimstone people aren’t going to start feeding and clothing the poor. 3 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 4 1532
Number of US homeowners reaches 20-year low 8 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 3 1896
Our 18th Century Bill of Rights Needs Revising 0 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 5 1191
Punishing the poor: Michigan adopts law to take away families’ food assistance if kids miss school 6 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 9 2148
The True Cost of America’s Ongoing Wars: Sebastian Junger, Spencer Ackerman et al. 0 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 7 1418
The real 47 percent: GOP candidate with a Ferrari pays no federal income taxes for third year 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 May 2015 3 1602
Tax Fairness Could Mean More Resources 3 unhappycamper Feb 2015 May 2015 4 1771
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