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Colour of Poverty: Looking Back on Ten Years

Colour of Poverty: Looking Back on Ten Years

The Colour of Poverty Campaign started as a result of a book written by Grace-Edward Galabuzi who was a professor at Ryerson University, and he wrote a book called “Canada’s Economic Apartheid”. The book was groundbreaking in the sense that although I’m sure a lot of people knew anecdotally at the time, that racialized communities …

Rio Almendares, Cuba: A life of poverty under the bridge

Rio Almendares, Cuba: A life of poverty under the bridge

The access to the Internet in Cuba is scarce and expensive. The assertion comes from the Island with the statements of citizens who pay high prices and risks for connection to information. Cubans have been denied access to the Internet for many years; in spite of the fact that it is provided to foreigners and …

Why You Will Be Poorer Than Past Generations

Why You Will Be Poorer Than Past Generations

It was once easy for people to live within their means. Our parents and grandparents may have earned a low income by today’s standards, but they were able to buy a lot more with it than many people can buy with their income today. In a 2016 article, Guardian finance editor Patrick Collinson shares some …

Why Are 46 Million Americans Living in Poverty?

Why Are 46 Million Americans Living in Poverty?

bjbjLULU JUDY WOODRUFF: The latest measurement of poverty in America was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau, and the news was headed in the wrong direction. Ray Suarez looks behind the numbers. RAY SUAREZ: At a time when much of Washington is focused on helping the struggling middle class, today’s report outlined the magnitude …

“Be A Lady They Said” Took Down My Video!

I had to take down my video. It was a remake of Be A Lady They Said narrated by Cynthia Nixon. My video was inspired by this video. But unfortunately, the team behind the original video didn’t approve of my message and got it taken down. In this video, I’m going to share exactly what …

Why Don’t All Affluent People Become Wealthy

Why Don’t All Affluent People Become Wealthy? Perception, hesitation, & poor decisions are factors. Why do some people let their potential for lifetime wealth slip away? Some people are better off economically at 30 or 40 than they are at 50 or 60. In some cases, fate deals them a bad hand. In other cases, …