Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) pulled no punches by calling out the media for refusing to inform and educate people.
Paul Krugman explains to Bill Moyers how a spending program could solve the recession in just two years.
Critics have been saying President Obama has not done enough to address poverty. They don't seem to understand the reasons he couldn't.
Deborah is a former social work professor who taught social policy, mental health policy, and human diversity. Proud to be called liberal, she happily pays her taxes after being raised in a home that needed long-term welfare. Contrary to the opinion of many, she is living proof that government investment in children leads them out of poverty having received services from Head Start to Pell Grants. Deborah works with low-income, first generation, and disabled college students who are at high-risk for dropping out of college in a program designed to help them graduate. She lives with her husband, stepson, and an aging cat.