Poverty

According to Caritas Roma, an estimated 1.4 million euros ($1.7 million) worth of coins were tossed into the famed fountain in 2016.
The Editors March 09, 2018
The foundational flaw with the proposed reform is the stripping away of choice, and the dignity that comes with it, from low-income Americans.
Jim McDermott March 02, 2018
The film "The Florida Project" depicts a new reality: families who live week to week in motels, unable to afford permanent housing.
Homeless people are seen in Washington June 22. Bishop Frank J. Dewane of Venice, Fla., chair of the U.S. bishops' domestic policy committee, released a statement Nov. 17 proclaiming that the House of Representatives "ignored impacts to the poor and families" in passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act the previous day. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
Kevin Clarke December 15, 2017
The United States is thwarting the advancement of millions of its citizens, a UN rapporteur says.
Gerard O’Connell November 19, 2017
“To love the poor means to combat all forms of poverty, spiritual and material."
Antonio De Loera-Brust October 06, 2017
"The Florida Project" tells the story of a mother and daughter in the hidden world of extended-stay motels in the city of Kissimmee, Fla.