Headlines of the day: The politics of poverty


First, from the Washington Post:

Homeless say booming cities have outlawed right to sleep, beg and even sit

Activists oppose a “war on homelessness” and crackdowns against panhandling, camping and related activities, but proponents of the measures want something done about “vagrants” who disrupt business, drink in public and scare tourists.

And, second, from the Los Angeles Times homepage teaser for this story:

Who gives money to Bernie Sanders? About 1 in every $4 came from people who aren’t working

One response to “Headlines of the day: The politics of poverty

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