Germany is one of the world’s richest countries, but inequality is on the rise. The wealthy are pulling ahead, while the poor are falling behind.
Thousands of civil rights advocates, low-wage workers, and religious leaders kicked off massive protests in an effort to revive Martin Luther King’s Poor People’s Campaign.
Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream to build a massive movement of all poor people, united across lines of division, challenging conditions of poverty, systemic racism, and militarism…
Education was meant to be president Enrique Peña Nieto’s flagship policy. Yet salaries are still being paid to ‘ghost teachers’ who never enter a classroom, while children lack the tools – and sometimes even the food – they need to learn
Fran Marion and Bridget Hughes are leading voices in Stand Up Kansas City, part of the Fight for $15 movement that aims raise the minimum wage across the US
Extreme poverty will only be eradicated if we effectively address climate change, the two are inseparable.
Poor people have no stake in nations and economies that ignore them – governments must recognise residents of slums as full citizens, not squatters