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Friday, February 24, 2012

Number of People Living on $2 a Day Doubles

“The number of families living on $2 or less per person per day for at least a month in the USA has more than doubled in 15 years to 1.46 million.” (USA Today)

Politicians love the poor — they have made so many of them.

FEE Timely Classic
“Scratching By: How Government Creates Poverty as We Know It” by Charles Johnson