China’s Poverty Lie | China Uncensored

China’s Poverty Lie | China Uncensored

On this episode of China Uncensored, if you’re feeling dizzy, don’t worry! It’s just the spin. Hi, welcome to China Uncensored, I’m your host Chris Chappell. At the beginning of the month, The World Bank released its 2016 Poverty and Shared Prosperity report. And Chinese state-run media ate it up. Why? Let’s just say, it […]

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Why Are We Criminalizing Poverty?

Why Are We Criminalizing Poverty?

THE ACLU IN NEW HAMPSHIRE HAS RELEASED A REPORT SHOWING THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE THAT GET IMPRISONED BECAUSE THEY ARE POOR, AND UNABLE TO PAY FOR CITATIONS. LET’S SAY THAT THEY ARE GUILTY OF A MOVING VIOLATION, LIKE SPEEDING, OR RUNNING THROUGH A STOP SIGN, THEY WILL GET A TICKET THAT COULD BE WORTH HUNDREDS […]

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The WIRE | 1 Nov 2019

The WIRE | 1 Nov 2019

– This week on #TheWIRE, confidence in market returns, under-supply to push prices, and new first home buyers scheme. G’day, guys, my name is Tim Guest, and I’m Australia’s leading financial educator and the founder of Infinite Wealth. and welcome to #TheWIRE, the Week in Real Estate, where you can get all the top stories […]

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Poverty: Good news for 2018 | IN 60 SECONDS

Poverty: Good news for 2018 | IN 60 SECONDS

Good news! In 2016, poverty in the United States – no matter how you measured it – fell close to its all-time low, with especially good numbers for African Americans and Hispanics. But with more than 40 million Americans still qualifying for food stamp benefits, we surely can do better. The problem is a shrinking […]

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Poverty in 2017 | IN 60 SECONDS

Poverty in 2017 | IN 60 SECONDS

Okay, I’m ready. The recently released Census report on poverty in 2017 shows some positive developments. The official poverty rate declined from 12.7 to 12.3 percent, meaning that almost a million fewer Americans were in poverty last year than the year before. Income from earnings increased, which helped minority groups reach their lowest poverty rates […]

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New affordable housing development opens in downtown Boise

New affordable housing development opens in downtown Boise

HOUSING HOUSING IN HOUSING IN THE HOUSING IN THE TREASURE HOUSING IN THE TREASURE VALLEY HOUSING IN THE TREASURE VALLEY – HOUSING IN THE TREASURE VALLEY – ESPECIALLY HOUSING IN THE TREASURE VALLEY – ESPECIALLY IN HOUSING IN THE TREASURE VALLEY – ESPECIALLY IN ADA TREASURE VALLEY – ESPECIALLY IN ADA TREASURE VALLEY – ESPECIALLY […]

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