Tagged With Poverty

Dollar stores are feeding more Americans than Whole Foods, and it's leading some communities into crisis

These 7 states have the worst homelessness crises in the US. They also have some of the most expensive housing.

Drone photos of Mumbai reveal the places where extreme poverty meets extreme wealth

The CEO of the Gates Foundation says a wave of progress rippling through China and India could slash poverty in Africa — if women lead the way

Jeff Bezos is launching a $2.8 billion fund to support homeless families and education using Amazon's methods

Trader Joe's former president launched an even cheaper grocery store and has a huge vision for changing how Americans buy food

Harvard Professor Steven Pinker on 7 trends that show world progress

21 photos of North Korea that Kim Jong Un wouldn't want you to see

Communist China has 104 billionaires leading the country while Xi Jinping promises to lift millions out of poverty

Bill and Melinda Gates say it's unfair they are so rich

This startling IMF chart shows how poverty and lack of access to education are literally deadly

A major experiment is giving Kenyan villagers free money for 12 years -- here's what they say it's like

Thousands of people in Kenya are getting basic income for 12 years in an experiment that could redefine social welfare around the world

A California city is launching the first US experiment in basic income -- meet the 27-year-old mayor behind it

There's a major hurdle to employment that many Americans don't even think about -- and it's holding the economy back

Some economists want the US government to put up to $50,000 in 'Baby Bond' bank accounts

A Stanford study of 45 million students found something startling about which kids succeed

Baltimore residents are resorting to GoFundMe to heat their freezing public schools

Bill Gates: Trust me, the world is really getting better

A village in Kenya is quietly disproving the biggest myth about basic income