Poverty

Bill O'Reilly Continues To Attack Rep. Barbara Lee As A 'Race Hustler'
Bill-O continued with his attacks on Rep. Barbara Lee for the second night in a row, and brought on Rep. Paul Ryan to help him play the conservative victim card after he was called out for his not so thinly veiled racist remarks by Lee. Read more...
Bernie Sanders Calls Out Ugly Class Warfare Being Waged By Republicans
Bernie Sanders: What kind of nation are we when we give tax breaks to millionaires but we can’t take care of the elderly and the children? Read more...
Paul Ryan Confronted At Town Hall Over 'Inner City' Remarks
Rep. Paul Ryan and his fellow Republicans have got an uphill battle to climb if they want most Americans to ignore the racist dog whistles they can't seem to stop blowing at every turn. Read more...
Jonathan Capehart's Open Letter To Paul Ryan On 'Inner City' Issues
Jonathan Capehart took Rep. Paul Ryan to task for pretending that he's actually listened to those living in our "inner cities" or that he and his ilk have any real concern in addressing the root causes of poverty in those communities. Read more...
Joy Reid: Culture Didn't Cause Poverty
Joy Reid gives Paul Ryan a history lesson in terms he can understand: Ayn Rand. Read more...

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Jon Stewart Rips Eric Bolling Over Fox's Shaming Of SNAP Recipients
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart once again destroys the hypocrites over at Faux "news" for their attacks on those living in poverty and their double standard when it comes to shilling for those receiving corporate welfare. Read more...
Paul Ryan Walks Back Racist Slam On Inner-City Men
Rep. Ryan really didn't mean to imply that black people are lazy. It's a culture! Read more...
Paul Ryan Slams 'Lazy Inner City Men'
In a preview of his anti-poverty proposals, Paul Ryan blamed the plight of poor people on blacks in inner cities. Read more...
Gregory And Reed Tag Team Dem Rep's Attempt To Explain The GOP's Cruel Economic Policies
Here's what happens when a Democrat tries to point out that Republicans' rhetoric on the working class and those living in poverty doesn't match their policies on Meet the Press. Read more...
BillO's Terrible, Horrible, Hypocritical Attack On Single Moms
Does Bill O'Reilly think those kids were conceived via immaculate conception? Of course he does! Read more...