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Oregon mayor to ban homeless camps on Portland streets

PORTLAND, Ore. — An Oregon mayor plans to ban camping on Portland streets and move unhoused people to campsites designated…

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Europe

War sparks child poverty surge in eastern Europe and Russia — UNICEF

The war in Ukraine, and the resulting rise in the cost of living, has plunged millions more children into poverty…

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Europe

Hundreds protest in Berlin as the cost of living continues to rise

Hundreds of people affected by Germany’s cost-of-living crisis gathered outside the Federal Chancellery in Berlin over the weekend to protest…

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USA News

‘You don’t want to live anymore.’ California’s seniors living in poverty struggle without retirement savings

At 61, Linda Fett arrived at the Union Rescue Mission on Skid Row earlier this year without any savings. After…

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United Kingdom

City law firm helps clients battling poverty at cost of living clinic

Kalon Tsang, a City of London pensions lawyer, was helping a mother of two complete a complicated disability benefits form…

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Canada

Street Angels joins Feeding Windsor in fight against poverty, homelessness

Article content Street Angels has announced a new partnership with Feeding Windsor-Essex that will ensure no interruption to providing its…

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United Kingdom

One in five residential care workers were living in poverty – before the cost of living crisis

One in five residential care workers in the UK were living in poverty before the cost of living crisis, according…

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Health

Prolonged drought brings famine, death and fear to Somalia

DOLLOW, Somalia — A man in a donkey cart comes wheeling through the dust, carrying two small, silent boys. The…

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Education

Report: Poverty and Various Limitations Prevent Better Quality of Life in U.S. Rural South

Black and Hispanic populations lacking internet access suffer consistent perpetual inequalities, according to a new report from the Brookings Institution’s…

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Vegas News

CLARENCE PAGE: What’s missing in 2022 campaign issues? Child poverty

Well, that was nice while it lasted. For six months we seemed to be making real progress against childhood poverty.…

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