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Don't Believe the Hype: Poverty Drop Signals Need for Real Progress

The nation’s poverty rate dropped below 14 percent last year, a modest decline to 13.5 percent from 14.8 percent in 2014 that signaled the need for new ideas and structural changes to reducing poverty rather than any major breakthrough.

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For Father’s Day: Strong Communities, Caring People

Being a father is an honor. Fatherhood calls upon men to be responsible not only to their children but also to their culture and community. That responsibility is lifelong. It is a life way.

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Selma: Experienced as a Child, Remembered as an Adult

The following piece was originally published by Equal Voice News

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Arrested While Brown: Latino Obamacare Outreach Workers Condemn Racial Profiling

Similar to community outreach workers across the country in late March, Kevin Tapia and Felipe Hernandez lent their knuckles, shoe-leather skills and commitment to help others to an important task in Chicago.

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