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America’s Structurally Impoverished

I’m sick of hearing about how we have “a good economy” because of a low unemployment rate.  Why is no one asking the critical question, “How many of those people are structurally impoverished?”  Or another less economic way to say the same is, “How many of those jobs provide dignity to the worker?” In this…

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The Real Reason For Welfare Cuts? Racism

Coming under the heading of Cutting Off Your Nose To Spite Your Face… Caitlin Dewey, writing in the Washington Post, reports that a new study has revealed that the real reason that Americans are backing cuts in welfare and food stamps is…wait for it…white racism. It seems that in a recent survey, two California universities…

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