News tagged with poverty rates

Scholars issue plan to reduce poverty

Stanford scholars and other experts on California's low-income population have unveiled a new initiative – the Equal Opportunity Plan – aimed at dramatically reducing poverty in the state.

dateMay 19, 2015 in Social Sciences
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Dispelling the myth of gay affluence

( —As poverty rates for virtually every demographic group increased during the recent recession, lesbian, gay and bisexual Americans are more likely to be poor than heterosexual people, according to a new nationwide ...

dateJun 20, 2013 in Social Sciences
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