The Trump administration has waged war on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, commonly called food stamps.
The SNAP program reduces poverty better than anything else, with very little fraud.
Trump administration toughens work requirements for people struggling the most—and 48% are white men.
Our politics needs to face up to inequality’s deep-set impact on all of us as individuals.
Expanding access to fresh and local food is smart for people and the planet.
Congress is gutting vital programs for the poor while heaping billions of dollars of relief on a few wealthy families.
No statistical contortion can hide the growing divide between the 1 percent and everyone else.
Poverty and deep poverty persist in this wealthy nation.
The profits of corporate giants that crash our economy and corrupt our politics deserve your outrage. But the efforts to curb them need your creative energy.
There would be no need for our elected leaders to trim our safety net if our richest corporations didn’t turn avoiding their fair share of taxes into an art form.
Poverty and inequality are threatening our democracy.
Rep. Paul Ryan’s trying to justify his abuse of the poor with religious lip service.
The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act signals a significant change in how we invest in our children and their health.
Scrooge and the Grinch are Christmas angels compared to conservative lawmakers.
In the name of thrift, Congress has chiseled unemployment, food stamps, housing, child care, and most other social services.