Storm of Shame: How Hurricane Relief Sorts People into Deserving and Undeserving Poor

Storm of Shame: How Hurricane Relief Sorts People into Deserving and Undeserving Poor

Maria Foscarinis

NEWS

Co-published with TalkPoverty.orgHurricanes Irma and Harvey reveal the brutal treatment of previously homeless victims.

New York’s Housecleaners Become Collateral Damage in Airbnb Crackdown

New York’s Housecleaners Become Collateral Damage in Airbnb Crackdown

Abby Ellin

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with Fortune. As New York City limits Airbnb rentals, the cottage industries that serviced them has been hit particularly hard.

Medicaid Was the Only Insurance That Tried to Save My Daughter

Medicaid Was the Only Insurance That Tried to Save My Daughter

Micaela Walker

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with TIME. Opponents of the current Medicaid program may look at the dollars only and not the human beings behind them. 

The Feds Are About to Stick It to Pain Patients in a Big Way

The Feds Are About to Stick It to Pain Patients in a Big Way

Maia Szalavitz

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with VICE. Doctors are already getting spooked out of prescribing painkillers, and new rules could make life in some of America's struggling communities even worse.

 

 

America is a Home for the World's Most Talented, A Travel Ban Risks Losing Them

America is a Home for the World's Most Talented, A Travel Ban Risks Losing Them

Roya Hakakian

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with The GuardianBy opening its doors to disillusioned Iranians such as artist Shahrzad Changalvaee, the US has welcomed some of its greatest minds. But what now?