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Poverty, Hunger Rise, Charity Doesn’t

Americans have donated the same proportion, without change. By Alfred Lubrano, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER When it comes to poverty, myths abound. Americans believe that legions of folks are on welfare, for example, when only 10 percent of the poor receive cash assistance. Some … Continue reading

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America’s Poor are its Most Generous Givers

From McClatchy Newspapers Washington Bureau; Article posted on May 19, 2009 at http://www.mcclatchydc.com/226/v-print/story/68456.html.   Frank Greve | McClatchy Newspapers last updated: May 19, 2009 04:00:45 PM   WASHINGTON — When Jody Richards saw a homeless man begging outside a downtown … Continue reading

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