poverty


Random quote of the day:

“Disadvantaged white people are not erased by discussions of disadvantages facing people of color, just as brain cancer is not erased by talking about breast cancer. They are two different issues with two different treatments, and they require two different conversations.”

―Ijeoma Oluo, So You Want to Talk About Race

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Random quote of the day:

“This country has always been run by elite, and it’s an elitist democracy. And that’s not a radical concept. It’s elitist democracy. When people talk about democracy, they don’t talk—really talk about participatory democracy, until the point that we get us at Election Day.”

—Danny Glover, Democracy Now! August 28, 2008

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Random quote of the day:

“To recommend thrift to the poor is both grotesque and insulting. It is like advising a man who is starving to eat less.”

—Oscar Wilde, “The Soul of A Man Under Socialism”

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Random quote of the day:

“Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.”

—Aristotle, Politics

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