More Poverty Articles

  • NYC mayor calls for 'urban agenda' on poverty

    DALLAS (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says America needs a new "urban agenda" that addresses poverty, Internet access and other issues facing cities. De Blasio spoke alongside several city leaders Sunday at the U.S. Conference of Mayors' annual meeting in Dallas. De Blasio will...

  • Court overturns Los Angeles ban on living in cars

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday struck down a 31-year-old Los Angeles law that bars people from living in parked vehicles, saying the vaguely written statute discriminates against the homeless and poor. The ruling by a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court...



From the Weekly Standard

  • The Truth About Iraq

    As the jihadists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) capture territory and establish a caliphate stretching across the now-eradicated Syria-Iraq border, hard-won gains secured with...

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  • More Than a Smidgen

    The facts are simple. The IRS systematically targeted conservative and Tea Party groups after their activism proved decisive in the 2010 midterm elections—Obama’s famous “shellacking.” The...

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  • Israel Under Attack

    Last week, Hamas fired hundreds of rockets and missiles at targets throughout Israel, including the nuclear reactor at Dimona. Two of the three M-75 missiles targeting Dimona missed the mark...

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