Philly eviction crisis has some big players sitting at the table.
The seven Democratic pre-candidates participated in a forum organized by the UPenn School of Law. Everyone agrees with the need to reform the Pennsylvania judicial system.
President Donald Trump's immigration policy has caused people smugglers known as "coyotes" to raise their rates to bring migrants into the US now that the routes are longer and have become more dangerous because of the increased border vigilance, undocumented immigrants say.
It’s time to take control of Medicaid before it takes control of us. Unless we act -- and there is little evidence that we will -- Medicaid increasingly becomes another mechanism by which government skews spending toward the old and away from the young.
Una vez conocida la propuesta del plan presupuestal de Trump, se ratifican los temores: muchos en Filadelfia serían afectados ante los previsibles recortes de programas sociales.
In 2015 more than 135,000 babies were born in Colombia to 15 to 19 year old mothers.
This problem has less to do with social and cultural stigmas, but with extreme poverty, says Catalina Escobar, chair of Juanfe, an non profit organization in Colombia that works with teenager mothers living in extreme poverty conditions and has saved the lives of more than 300 new-borns since its foundation, in 2001.
More than one-quarter of Americans don’t have adequate access to basic banking tools, such as checking accounts, credit cards, or loans for instance. Mostly all of these people belong to communities with low incomes, with less than a college degree, and minorities.
Depending on alternative products such as payday or auto loans to make ends meet, increase their risk of marginalization.
PECO and PGW were directly mentioned by members of the Council and the public for not releasing information to the city in regards to the issuing of multiple meters to property owners that may not have a rental license.
Media Mobilizing Project (MMP), organización sin fines de lucro que utiliza medios visuales para empoderar a personas de bajos recursos a que relaten su historia, lanzó el proyecto en 2015 y ahora busca exhibir el filme en otras ciudades del país.
Media Mobilizing Project (MMP), a non-profit organization that utilizes media to organize poor and working people to tell their stories, released the film in 2015 and now wants to take the project on the road.