The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations in the Universal Declaration states basic rights and fundamental freedoms to which all human beings are entitled.
The National Low Income Housing Coalition released its annual housing report "Out of Reach". They calculated the hourly wage a resident would need to earn to afford a moderate, two-bedroom apartment -- the outlook is grim.
35 soul-crushing facts about American income inequality
My Racist Encounter at the White House Correspondents' Dinner
My Racist Encounter at the White House Correspondents Dinner by Seema Jilani -- "It's not my job to plead with you to shake my hand without cringing, nor am I going to applaud you when you treat me with common decency; it's not an accomplishment. It's simply the right thing to do. Honestly, it's not that hard."
Child Poverty Infographic by Holly Booth, via Behance ~ Child poverty is not a phenomenon limited to far-away countries and unknown people. Poverty exists at home, often right beside us, where we may least expect it.