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How the South Is Becoming a Solid Band of Poverty: One in Three Live in Poor Neighborhoods
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, society, usa, the south, culture, economy, americans, education, government, politics, usa )

Cal
- 26 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
In the South, more than 30percent live in high poverty areas, which have at least 20percent of residents living below the federal poverty line--More than 25percent of the country - 77million Americans - lives in high poverty areas
I Pledge to Care About Women and Children in Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, children, poverty, protection )

Cher Away
- 35 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's not always easy to look in the face of hunger, suffering, and poverty. Plenty of people choose to ignore it. Plenty of people choose to look the other way
Join the Global Movement to End Extreme Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, poverty, world, protection )

Cher Away
- 36 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
All around the world, millions of men, women, and children struggle to survive on less than $1.25 a day. They have the same hopes and aspirations as we all do. But without access to education, clean water, medical care, and jobs, the odds are against
Empower Women to Overcome Poverty and Become Community Leaders ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, poverty, women )

Cher Away
- 85 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ask the U.N. to lift up women around the world by fully supporting legislation that promotes women's rights and access to economic resources.
Support Poverty-Focused Foreign Aid Around the World ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, poverty, world )

Cher Away
- 97 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Global poverty is a moral, economic, and national security issue. Right now, 40 percent of the world's population--more than 2.5 billion people--lives in poverty, struggling to survive on less than $2 per day.
One Million Buried in Mass Graves on Forbidden New York Island
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, babies, children, death, homeless, poverty, society )

Kit
- 106 days ago - afp.com
Most New Yorkers don't even know it exists. But a million forgotten souls are buried in mass graves dug by convicts on a tiny, forbidden island east of the Bronx.
Help Eradicate Extreme Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, poverty, protection, environment )

Cher Away
- 116 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Bangladesh, poverty has been halved in 20 years, and maternal mortality has fallen 75% since 1980. In Uganda, a program that taught financial skills to teenage girls had the remarkable result of reducing reported instances of forced sex by 83%.
Debunking the Attempted Debunking of Our 10 Poverty Myths, Debunked
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, government, health, law, media, philanthropy, police, poverty, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, women )

Kit
- 117 days ago - motherjones.com
If National Review really believes in defending the Second Amendment, why'd they bring a knife to this gun fight?
Commit to Fighting Poverty, Hunger, and Injustice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, hunger, poverty, protection, world, environment )

Cher Away
- 139 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign our pledge to spread the word and join the fight against poverty, hunger, and injustice, and, together, we can create the better world we all know is possible.
Our Chance to End Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, humans, poverty, hunger, protection )

Cher Away
- 148 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Sign here and share it with all your friends and family to make sure that our politicians can no longer ignore this solution to poverty.
Pledge Your Support for Investment in Women ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, protection, poverty, environment )

Cher Away
- 151 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Around the world, many women face poverty and discrimination simply because of their gender. But if women had the same access as men to land and resources, the number of hungry people worldwide could be reduced by over 100 million.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Relieve the Suffering of Native American Tribe - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, indigenous rights, OLakota Sioux, poverty, politics, news )

Cal
- 174 days ago - forcechange.com
Help the Lakota Sioux in South Dakota, where they experience some of the worst living conditions in the Western Hemisphere.
8 Ways Being Poor Is Wildly Expensive in America
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, poverty, society, ethics, housing, wages, transportation, food, health, rights, sadness, humans, family )

Carrie
- 180 days ago - alternet.org
According to the US Census Bureau, half of Americans are poor, or just on the edge. Fifteen percent (46.5 million) are in poverty, while "half of Americans are in or near poverty." On top of that 76% of Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck.
'Shark Tank' Host Kevin O'Leary on Extreme Income Inequality: 'It's Fantastic' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, poverty, society, sadness, rights, ethics, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 189 days ago - rawstory.com
"This is fantastic news, and of course I'm going to applaud it," O'Leary said. "What can be wrong with this?"
Why I Make Terrible Decisions, or, Poverty Thoughts
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, choices, jobs, children, culture, family, birth control, food, jobs, cigarettes )

Nancy
- 190 days ago - killermartinis.kinja.com
Rest is a luxury for the rich. I get up at 6AM, go to school (I have a full courseload, but I only have to go to two in-person classes) then work, then I get the kids, then I pick up my husband, then I have half an hour to change and go to Job 2. I get
 

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