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Film Documents Families In Poverty Across U.S.
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:53pm | Type: Press

December 6, 2012 Sojo in the News KPBS ...

'The Line' Documentary Shows Families in Poverty Across U.S.
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:13pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News KPBS ...

Confessions of a Poverty Pimp
Originally Posted: 07/09/2012 - 12:58pm | Type: Blog

Last week was the first time I have ever been called a “poverty pimp” in front God and everyone—in public. It certainly got my attention!   Last week was the first time I have ...

A Faith-Based Aid Revolution in the Muslim World?
Originally Posted: 06/01/2012 - 2:16pm | Type: Blog

Every year, somewhere between US$200 billion and $1 trillion are spent in “mandatory” alms and voluntary charity across the Muslim world, Islamic financial analysts estimate.   At the low end of the estimate, this is 15 times more than  global h ...

News: Morning Quick Links
Originally Posted: 11/06/2011 - 4:29pm | Type: Blog

NATIONAL CATHOLIC REPORTER: Occupy Wall Street, False Idols And A Moral Economy NATIONAL CATHOLIC REPORTER: Occupy Wall Street, False Idols And A Moral Economy Even as so ...

New Poverty Numbers, Old Poverty Definitions
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

Numbers released today from the U.S. Census Bureau confirmed what has become widely apparent: more people are living in poverty because of the economic recession. It's tragic but obvious. ...