COVID-19 in Africa

April 28, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has been slow to reach most of Africa compared to Europe and the United States. But that is changing.

The Rich Get Richer – The Poor Get Prison

February 1, 2014

The worst criminals in our society are the super rich. Bankers and CEOs cause horrible pain and suffering to millions of people around the world, but they are rarely punished for their crimes against humanity. Poor and working people, however,

Too Poor to Live Here

November 1, 2013

We are living in a period of unmatched wealth inequality in the U.S. The 400 richest Americans now have more wealth than the bottom 150 million of us. And the vast majority of all the economic gains in the last

The Violence of Poverty

November 1, 2013

We should all have the right to live in communities where we can feel safe without the threat of violence but unfortunately many of us face crime and violence in the streets.  It shouldn’t be a surprise that in poorer