While President Bush pledges to reduce poverty through tax reform, the number of low-income Americans-especially the working poor-continues to skyrocket, according to the "Working Hard, Falli

Elizabeth Palmberg 2-01-2005
Rich countries have decided to control Iraq the old-fashioned way.
Jim Wallis 2-01-2005
The book tour will be a national conversation faith,
Jim Wallis 1-01-2005
Neither candidate championed the poor as a moral value

Book Review: American Dream: Three Women, Ten Kids, and a Nation's Drive to End Welfare (Viking: 2004).

Jim Wallis 12-01-2004
The 7-year-old's poster said, 'Every Life is Sacred. Stop Poverty.'
Julie Polter 12-01-2004
Reading passionately isn't about escaping reality, but about plunging further into it.
Elizabeth Palmberg 11-01-2004
Hope for the world's poorest countries
Nathan Wilson 6-01-2004
Two distinct audiences will get much out of Lifting Up the Poor:

Two distinct audiences will get much out of Lifting Up the Poor: religious activists who want to better understand the complex causes of poverty and communicate more effectively with policymakers about its elimination; and secular activists who

Rose Marie Berger 5-01-2004

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez stirs up fierce criticism - and hope.

Jim Wallis 9-01-2003
'People hate this kind of talk. Raw truth is never popular.'
Jim Wallis 7-01-2003

As [Jesus] came near and saw the city, he wept over it, saying, "If you, even you, had only recognized on this day the things that make for peace!" —Luke 19:41

Rose Marie Berger 5-01-2002

Architecture students at Alabama's Rural Studio raise shelters for the spirit.

Jim Wallis 5-01-2002

For those who care about poverty in America, the coming months are a critical time, a turning point similar to the New Deal of the 1930s or the War on Poverty in the 1960s.

Nathan Wilson 1-01-2002
As the economy heads south, it's the poor--as usual--who bear the brunt.
Bob Hulteen 1-01-2002

Definitional books come around about once a decade.

Jim Wallis 1-01-2002

I just returned from Ground Zero in New York City.

The refundable tax credit will help 500,000 children in poverty.
Jim Wallis 3-01-2001

Breakfast in the White House can be dangerous to the prophetic vocation.

Jim Wallis 11-01-2000

Let the good times roll! President Bill Clinton was absolutely beaming as he reported the U.S. Census Bureau's annual poverty statistics.