It is becoming more apparent that the City of Seattle's local Government appears detached from their failed policies and the significant impact it has on the residents.
King 5 News reports on how Seattle area residents may need an income boost to keep up with the rise in rental costs.
If you're homeless and trying to figure out how to spend a small amount of money to best effect, this list may help. It has also proven useful to charities creating care packages for homeless people.
Guaranteed basic income for all is not a Utopian fantasy anymore, it's become a logical progression of late stage capitalism. The idea has been around since Thomas Paine and the American Revolution, an idea endorsed by left and right economists and philosophers.
This essay looks at how little mainstream media covers issues of poverty and the reasons why. Certain factors determine whether a conflict gets covered by the media, this essay details those factors.
Have you ever wondered why people become homeless? This article explains just a few of the most common causes of home loss for people living in the United States. Some of them may surprise you.
There are several deep rooted causes of Indian poverty, some have historical roots and others derive strength from social structure. Lack of effective governance has only sustained Indian poverty.
Learn who the homeless people in this country are and how much our public assistance programs cost. The truth may surprise you.
The article discusses the possibilities for implementing cooperative initiatives as a means of transforming oppressive communities, thereby creating poverty-free societies.
Residents of Tent City West have developed a sense of community while running their own temporary housing system inside a West Baltimore school buidling
Some of my opinions as to why so many people in America seem to have no empathy for homeless people despite being mere paychecks away from the circumstance themselves.
Learn some of the most common stereotypes, myths, and misconceptions about homeless people in America. Weigh in with your opinions in the comments.
Have you ever had an encounter with a homeless person and wanted to do more to help? Here are a few things that you can do throughout the year to make a difference.
How can you tell if someone is homeless? There's no sure way but there are a lot of clues that may add up to homelessness when taken together. Knowing them can keep people living on the street safer.