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Single Mothers Poverty

An Important Conversation About The Mom Arrested For Leaving Her Kid At A Park

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 07.16.2014 | Parents

On July 1, Debra Harrell had a choice: She could either bring her 9-year-old daughter to work at McDonald's with her, or she could bring her to a near...

Eleanor Goldberg

These Vulnerable Groups Are Suffering The Most Because Of Income Inequality

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.29.2014 | Impact

The case for improving income inequality took center stage during President Obama’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night when he called for a...

Troubling Trend Among Single Moms

AP | HOPE YEN | Posted 11.19.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Even as the economy shows signs of improvement and poverty levels off, new U.S. census data suggests the gains are halting and uneven. D...

'My Climb Out Of Poverty Wouldn't Be Possible Today'

www.washingtonpost.com | Posted 06.28.2013 | Impact

These days, when I open the newspaper or turn on the news, I see my past. The policy debates currently raging in this country -- about welfare and foo...

The 'Worst Off' Poverty-Stricken Population

www.thenation.com | Posted 12.21.2012 | Impact

In my work covering poverty this past year, I’d be hard pressed to come up with anyone who is doing more to shatter the myths about single mothers i...