Category Archives: News Post Summaries

News Posts, August 28, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Global Warming Deepening Drought — And Without Climate Action, It’ll Get Worse Top Five Reasons Methane Matters Ten Years After Katrina, Poor And Black People Still Left Behind … Continue reading

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News Posts, August 21, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Social Services Agencies Expect to Make Cuts Sister Mary Scullion Using Pope’s Visit to Campaign for More Help for the Homeless Blaming Teachers Gets Us All Off the Hook … Continue reading

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News Posts, August 14, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Faith Communities Adding Urgency to Calls for Prison Reform (Commentary) Reading, Pennsylvania: A Microcosm of Today’s Savage Inequalities Residential Concentration of Poverty (and Wealth) and the Impact on Public Schools … Continue reading

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News Posts, July 31, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: 35 Soul-Crushing Facts about American Income Inequality Fair Pay for Pennsylvania Women Requires a Fair Minimum Wage PA Budget & Policy Center Finds HB 504 & Wolf Property … Continue reading

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News Posts, July 24, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Fix Public Education, End High Stakes Testing, Pass ESEA Senate ESEA Reauthorization Bill Passes: Congress Fails to Replace Test & Punish with Support & Improve PA is Moving the … Continue reading

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News Posts, July 17, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Rachel Carson Was Right: World Health Organization on Pesticides and Cancer The Economic Impact of Achievement Gaps in Pennsylvania’s Public Schools Citizen-Led State Gerrymandering Reforms Start to Show … Continue reading

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News Posts, July 10, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: How Wage Hikes Can Lead to More Customer Happiness Poor Whites Live in Richer Neighborhoods than Middle-Class Blacks and Latinos Public Housing: the Door isn’t Always Open Wealth … Continue reading

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News Posts, July 2, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Fewer Than 1 in 4 Households Eligible for Housing Assistance Get It, But Congress Cuts Assistance Even More Senator Casey Pushes for Expansion of Summer Meals Program The … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 19, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Nearly Half of Americans Would Struggle with Unexpected Expense of $400 Nearly Half of Black Women Have a Family Member in Prison 13 Million Dads Benefit from Low-Income … Continue reading

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News Posts, June 12, 2015

Here are news articles posted since the previous News and Action Summary: Number of Seniors Threatened by Hunger Has Doubled Since 2001, and It’s Going to Get Worse Shocker: 40% of Workers Now Have ‘Contingent’ Jobs, Says U.S. Government Bipartisan … Continue reading

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