poor

school lunch

New Trump Food Stamp Rules Could Kick Entire Schools off Free Meals

The change at the Department of Agriculture could impact millions of children attending thousands of schools in poor districts.
Morgan Baskin
8.8.19
hurricane michael

"It's not even a city anymore": How Hurricane Michael tore up the Panhandle's trailer parks

Many residents still don't have cell service, or they lost their vehicles and can't evacuate.
Emma Ockerman
10.18.18
It's Science

The Science of How Poverty Harms the Brain

The stress of poverty can change the brain in ways that further disadvantage the poor.
Caroline Beaton
7.14.17
Impact Guide To The Summer

Summer Vacation Really Sucks for Poor Kids and Their Parents

Americans in lower income brackets sweat the summer months in more ways than one.
Kastalia Medrano
7.7.17
Vice News Tonight

Hawaii may consider homelessness an illness and use housing as the cure

With roughly 1,900 chronically homeless in the state, legislators in Honolulu are debating a radical new approach that considers homelessness an illness, and housing a medical treatment.
Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani
4.6.17
trumpcare

Jason Chaffetz suggests poor people should buy healthcare instead of iPhones

Carter Sherman
3.7.17
Stuff

Donald Glover's 'Atlanta' Is Only Getting Better

Episode four of the brilliant new show featured an ethnically ambiguous internet troll and the odyssey-like struggle of being poor.
Mensah Demary
9.22.16
JUSTICE

How Local Governments Lock Up and Extort Poor People over Petty BS

In this installment of our web series 'Justice,' VICE examines how small municipalities turn policing into profit to create modern-day debtors' prisons.
VICE Staff
8.16.16
Stuff

Millennials Living with Their Parents Show Us Their Bedrooms

Lack of rent never looked better.
Ebony-Renee Baker
7.5.16
Toronto

A Canadian Telecom Is Limiting a Free WiFi Program For Low-Income Families

Closing the digital divide isn't profitable.
Jordan Pearson
6.17.16
Photos

Photos of Childhood in Europe's Poorest Nation

Asa Sjöström documents the resilience of childhood in the ex-Soviet nation.
Asa Sjöström
5.12.16
Stuff

How to Deal with Living with Your Parents in Your 20s

Moving in with the people who made you is actually great if you're not a big human baby about it.
Sophie Bauer
5.5.16
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