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Co-published with Slate. Being poor had essentially prepared me for the economic and social effects of the coronavirus with the ruthless efficiency of a bootcamp.

Co-published with Scientific AmericanStatistics suggest they are—but numbers often don’t include the most vulnerable with limited English

Co-published with NBC NewsAs Asian Americans experience high rates of poverty and unemployment, community groups are providing free groceries and meals to thousands every day.

Co-published with The American ProspectA vicious cycle of sleeplessness and financial deprivation persists in low-income communities during the pandemic.

Co-published with WABEWhat does a living wage mean to a low-income family? Our contributor Jill Jordan Sieder brings us the story of one Atlanta family struggling through …

Co-published with Canopy Atlanta and Atlanta Magazine. Officials deemed water sales along highway exits a threat. But for one West End teenager, …

Co-published with KPBSAs families throughout San Diego County confront the impact of the pandemic, some communities struggle more than others to see the light at the …

Co-published with Believer Magazine. In low-income communities, a nickname becomes a means to combat hardship — and an avenue for reinvention.

Co-published with the Washington PostI hope that I am among the last who will languish for years with swollen gums and big dreams.

Co-published with Believer Magazine. Adjunct professors, most with no health benefits or job security, fear a new level of vulnerability during the pandemic.

Co-published with Document JournalThe photographer captures the human faces of America's male suicide crisis while confronting the socio-economic factors behind it.

Co-published with the Washington Post. Four new books examine the premise that impoverishment is a moral failing.

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