Posts Tagged ‘poor’

The Rich Get Richer and The Poor Get Prison: Ideology, Class, and Criminal Justice

The Rich Get Richer and The Poor Get Prison: Ideology, Class, and Criminal Justice This best-selling text examines the premise that the criminal justice system is biased against the poor from start to finish, from the definition of what constitutes a crime through the process of arrest, trial, and sentencing. Also, this text discusses how […]

The Rich Get Richer And The Poor Get Prison: Ideology, Class, And Criminal Justice

The Rich Get Richer And The Poor Get Prison: Ideology, Class, And Criminal Justice Illustrates the issue of economic inequality within the American justice system. The best-selling text, The Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Prison contends that the criminal justice system is biased against the poor from start to finish. The authors argue […]

6 Ways America Treats Poor People Like Criminals

The poor are treated like human ATM machines, and our politicians are actively encouraging their exploitation   — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website. Politics – The […]

This Startup Gives Poor People A Year’s Income, No Strings Attached

(Photo: GiveDirectly) A person whom Teresa had never met showed up at her door one day with a remarkable offer. Teresa and her family would receive what amounted to a year’s income, in cash. Nothing was owed in return. She did not have to repay the money, and her family could spend it however they […]

Rural Poor Bear Higher Burden of COPD, Study Finds

Reasons aren’t clear, but workplace exposures and fuel sources might play a role, researchers say healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

How Poor Sleep Might Shape Mental Health Later In Life

A poor night’s sleep can affect performance at work the next day, but over time, could disrupted sleep affect brain function in a permanent way? New evidence suggests it could. A new study found that patients with issues like sleep apnea or heavy snoring developed problems with cognition around 10 years earlier than those without […]

Kansas Bans Poor People From Spending Welfare On Cruise Ships

Kansas welfare recipients will be unable to get more than $ 25 per day in benefits under a new law sent this week to Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s desk by the state legislature. The bill also prohibits welfare recipients from spending their benefits at certain types of businesses, including liquor stores, fortune tellers, swimming pools […]

Kansas Bans Poor People From Spending Welfare On Cruise Ships

Kansas welfare recipients will be unable to get more than $ 25 per day in benefits under a new law sent this week to Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s desk by the state legislature. The bill also prohibits welfare recipients from spending their benefits at certain types of businesses, including liquor stores, fortune tellers, swimming pools […]

Kansas Bans Poor People From Spending Welfare On Cruise Ships

Kansas welfare recipients will be unable to get more than $ 25 per day in benefits under a new law sent this week to Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s desk by the state legislature. The bill also prohibits welfare recipients from spending their benefits at certain types of businesses, including liquor stores, fortune tellers, swimming pools […]

Rich Food Poor Food: The Ultimate Grocery Purchasing System (GPS)

Activists Create Subversive ‘Dream Pods’ For Homeless To Highlight Poor Living Conditions

It’s not a coincidence that several homeless people in Tuscon, Arizona, have chosen a highly trafficked park downtown to stake their territory. To them, Tucson could become much more hospitable toward its most vulnerable residents, and they want everyone to know it. They’re sleeping in makeshift “dream pods” — movable structures made out of wood, […]

Activists Create Subversive ‘Dream Pods’ For Homeless To Highlight Poor Living Conditions

It’s not a coincidence that several homeless people in Tuscon, Arizona, have chosen a highly trafficked park downtown to stake their territory. To them, Tucson could become much more hospitable toward its most vulnerable residents, and they want everyone to know it. They’re sleeping in makeshift “dream pods” — movable structures made out of wood, […]

Free Discount Cards Donated to Uninsured Americans by Charles Myrick Of American Consultants RX Inc.-Pharmacy Discount Network

Free Discount Cards Donated to Uninsured Americans by Charles Myrick Of American Consultants RX Inc.-Pharmacy Discount Network

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