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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Evidence Pours In: Poverty Getting Much Worse in America 2 littlemissmartypants Nov 15 Nov 15 9 571
60%interest on payday loans in Ohio. xpost 0 irisblue Jul 2018 Jul 2018 2 529
Airbnb is making the housing crunch much worse 0 Addison May 2018 May 2018 7 792
Grocery stores worry about Trump's pullback on SNAP (food stamps) 3 left-of-center2012 Apr 2018 Apr 2018 0 649
New Tiny Homes House Homeless - Seattle Area - Pics Included 21 OhNo-Really Feb 2018 Feb 2018 57 6278
What are the Causes of Institutionally Created Poverty? 2 BlueDog22 Feb 2018 Feb 2018 1 604
Poverty Is Both a Political and a Moral Choice Made By the Powerful 2 inanna Dec 2017 Feb 2018 7 773
Sharing about a pet resource 0 discntnt_irny_srcsm Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 444
I would like suggestions on how to get out of debt 35 otherone Nov 2015 Aug 2017 5 2792
Mick Mulvaney's Steel Workers 2 srcameron Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 4558
Iowa to LOWER minimum wage 4 appleannie1943 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 5 3152
Today was my last day working for poverty wages. 39 malokvale77 Dec 2015 Feb 2017 62 6158
What happens when a motel becomes home 15 rug Nov 2016 Nov 2016 5 3854
ALICE WALTON IS WORTH 21 BILLION DOLLARS 11 tomkoop Jun 2012 Jul 2016 6 4778
Is the F-35 our Death Star? 4 unhappycamper Feb 2016 May 2016 6 1639
x post from: Snarkoleptic::economy::omaha steve labour group:restaurant+bankcards stiff workers 0 w0nderer May 2016 May 2016 1 1013
Big Money in Politics Doesn’t Just Drive Inequality. It Drives War. 2 unhappycamper Apr 2016 Apr 2016 6 941
X post from n2doc in GD : Unique Community Kitchen is set up like a restaurant... 0 w0nderer Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1072
Silicon Valley tech worker fired after blogging about starving while working at billion-dollar food 4 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 11 1908
for notice:: xposted from freakingdj's "$2.13 Minimum Wage - are you fucking kidding me" 0 w0nderer Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 1186
SES and Education 1 aswanson Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 1164
Feeding the Military-Industrial Complex 0 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 3 1407
Utah 0 w0nderer Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 838
Guns Instead of Butter 0 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 1225
x-post via ohiochick::: Over 1 million face loss of food stamps over work requirements 0 w0nderer Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 903
Oh my god 3 rusty quoin Dec 2015 Jan 2016 7 1445
When John Edwards, warts and all, spoke of the two Americas 4 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 6 1147
Talk About Inequality 3 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Dec 2015 5 1380
The Homeless Raise Issues of Discrimination in Pacific Beach 4 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 4 1536
Two stories from the weekend, how do you connect these two causes? 0 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 1 791
A Dog “Was Poisoned by Either a Manager or One of the Workers.” George Ibarra 1 nadinbrzezinski Dec 2015 Dec 2015 5 968
We Need To Talk 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 6 1127
Proposed Constitutional Amendment, Limiting Idle Wealth 1 Al Carroll Oct 2015 Oct 2015 4 1242
debtors jail Mississippi (workaround for authorities) xpost workingpoor from two articles 0 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 956
Five years on, it's still the pits for Chilean miners 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 806
Nearly 800 million people suffering from hunger worldwide: report 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 865
I hope i'm not pissing someone off 3 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 1504
It costs you $43 every time you wait for the doctor 2 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 1632
For the children 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 4 972
'We were paying to poison our kids': lead in Michigan city's water hits children 1 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 8 1071
Will: Keeping Navy shipshape should be on candidates' radar (xpost from NSD) 0 unhappycamper Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 958
“I’m on welfare and so ashamed …” 9 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 19 2893
Tax avoidance by corporations is out out control. The United Nations must step in 1 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 3 1090
Pope Leaves, Boehner Resigns, Shutdown Looms… 0 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 0 1208
Protesters call for Treasury official to leave role in Puerto Rico debt crisis 0 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 5 909
Professors on food stamps: The shocking true story of academia in 2014 35 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2015 57 4405
Suck It Up, Proles 4 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 11 1975
Cutting Pentagon pork could fund free childcare in the US 2 unhappycamper Sep 2015 Sep 2015 6 1337
City Council, please seriously address Philly’s LGBT homeless youth problem 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 2 1074
Most 2016 GOP Presidential Candidates Would Push Seniors Into Poverty By Cutting Social Security 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 1017
How an Apartment Tower in Atlanta Is Makes Life a Living Hell for Its Poor Residents 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 7 1266
How can cities successfully enforce a higher minimum wage? 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 1118
Racialized Poverty in America has Nearly Doubled in 21st Century 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 1 876
Game of Groans: How focus on Trump Taunts hides GOP war on Middle Class, Workers 1 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 1031
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 2172
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 1039
Public cos. to report pay gap between CEOs, employees 0 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 980
Pell grants to bring college back to prison: US is 'a nation of second chances' 2 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Aug 2015 2 1286
"Welfare": differing connotations? 3 YoungDemCA Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 1629
CEO pay at US’s largest companies up 54% since recovery began in 2009 13 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jul 2015 20 1962
You’re probably going to be poor 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 1217
New Orleans Katrina Pain Index at Ten: Who Was Left Behind 1 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 1200
Sandy Irving: Invest in people, not military jets 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 2 829
Republicans can’t stop comparing food stamp recipients to wild animals on Facebook 2 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 4 1563
Debunking the Debased Gospel of Wealth: "1% Deserve Loot Plus Our Thanks" 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 3 1032
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 1243
80 percent of girls in juvenile detention have been sexually or physically abused: study 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 2350
U.S. Wealth Concentration: The Most Accurate Current Estimates 5 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 14 1507
Not just Detroit: residents of nearby Michigan city face $11,000 water bills 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 6 1265
The Real Debt Ceiling 0 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 1103
Uh, no. The fire and brimstone people aren’t going to start feeding and clothing the poor. 3 unhappycamper Jul 2015 Jul 2015 4 1406
Number of US homeowners reaches 20-year low 8 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 3 1681
Our 18th Century Bill of Rights Needs Revising 0 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 5 1081
Punishing the poor: Michigan adopts law to take away families’ food assistance if kids miss school 6 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 9 2009
The True Cost of America’s Ongoing Wars: Sebastian Junger, Spencer Ackerman et al. 0 unhappycamper Jun 2015 Jun 2015 7 1295
The real 47 percent: GOP candidate with a Ferrari pays no federal income taxes for third year 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 May 2015 3 1471
Tax Fairness Could Mean More Resources 3 unhappycamper Feb 2015 May 2015 4 1640
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 2065
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 1314
GOP Assault on Social Security Could be 'Death Sentence' for Nation's Disabled 7 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Apr 2015 38 2547
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