Tag: poverty

Stomping the Yard: Education and Poverty

An exploration of the connection of poverty to education

A Moment with Rhymefest’s Father

Brian Tillman shares challenges, triumphs while filming "In My Father's House" with his son

In Response to Black Poverty

Researchers challenge us to look at poverty from the inside out

Mother Who Left Kids In Hot Car Pleads Guilty

Shanesha Taylor never established trust from the $114k in donations she received

California Study: Truancy Data Shows Racial Divide

Study found 37 percent of Black elementary students sampled were truant

Economic Recovery! What Recovery?

Blacks still aren't gaining ground.

New Data Shows Poverty On the Rise

Black children make up 26 percent of the poverty rate

Record poverty numbers persist

WASHINGTON — The Census Bureau reports the number of Americans in poverty stood at 15 percent in 2011. About 46.2 million people, or nearly 1 ...