Race and Health
The Disturbing Thing I Learned Studying White Privilege and Liberals
I found a blind spot in my empathy, and our study confirmed it.
Luxury Housing Is Threatening to Wipe Out Miami’s Trailer Parks
The wealthy city of Coral Gables is trying to take control of some unincorporated land that would likely displace 225 people in a trailer park.
Photos of Life in 'Portugal's Toughest Neighborhood'
Photographer José Ferreira's new project captures a marginalized community as it's torn down.
‘Privacy Is Becoming a Luxury’: What Data Leaks Are Like for the Poor
"I felt like my identity or whatever didn't matter to them."
This Is How People Can Actually Afford to Live in Chicago
"There are no poor white neighborhoods in Chicago.”
Views My Own
This Is What Trump Quietly Screwing the Poor Looks Like
Predators who target desperate people with payday loans were going to get regulated. Then they threw some money around.
How the Drug War Eats the Poor
According to a new report by the NGO Health Poverty Action, prohibition drives poverty and criminality in places like Brazil and India.
Growing Up Poor Taught Me How to Budget
My childhood experience with poverty may have ruined my credit, but it also gave me the power to survive my past.
Eating Organic Is Affordable at This Pay-What-You-Can Grocery Store
It's part of a movement to fight hunger, food waste and spare the environment.
Most Money Advice Is Worthless When You’re Poor
Savings tips are classist garbage and belong in the trash.
People Are Scared to Use Health Safety Nets Because of ICE
Known as a "chilling effect," this public health principle can lead to a drop in everything from vaccinations and routine doctor visits to prenatal and HIV care.
The Story Behind a Viral Video of Anti-Homeless Vigilantism
"Jogger Joe" isn't the only one mistreating homeless people in the Bay Area.