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Sep 27, 2016

Photo of the Month: September 2016

Farm workers tend a field in California, as the state passes historic legislation for agricultural overtime pay.

Sep 26, 2016

Election Primer: The Candidates' Kitchen-Table Economics

As the presidential candidates gear up for the final leg of the election race, a look at what they've included in their plans for poverty and economic opportunity.

Sep 24, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Don't Bank on It

In this issue, bad banking behavior, alleged tax dodgers, why Americans can't save, more on wealth and inequality, and Hillary Clinton's plan on poverty.

Sep 20, 2016

Soundbites: A New Way to Measure Success

Jennifer Tescher of CFSI discusses how the financial industry is learning to evaluate its own success by measuring its impacts on consumers’ financial health.

Sep 17, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Politics of Better or Worse

In this issue, a look at the politics of economic gains and fragility; infrastructure, taxes and safety nets for the next America; and philanthropy in education.

Sep 15, 2016

Influencer Series: Crowd Sourcing Solutions To Poverty

The Family Independence Initiative's Mauricio Miller released the fifth entry in his Huff Post series on what he's learned by collecting data from poor families.

Sep 10, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Age of the Stagnant Wage

In this issue, wages down while profits up, more on union decline, inequality in the justice system, and why more social equity is needed inside philanthropy.

Sep 8, 2016

Soundbites: Bringing Dignity to the New Working Class

Toni Johnson spoke with Tamara Draut of Demos about her new book, the shifting demographics and conditions of the working class and upcoming work from Demos.

Aug 30, 2016

Soundbites: Adventures in Affordable Housing Finance

Toni Johnson sat down with the Housing Partnership Network's Tom Bledsoe to discuss HPN's work in places like New Orleans and the use of enterprise capital.

Aug 27, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Poverty Industrial Complex

In this issue, "welfare reform" at the 20-year mark, profiting from poverty, the unconstitutional bail system, the austerity effect and underpaid nonprofit workers.

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