Social Mobility Is A Fairy Tale, And Conservatives Want To Keep It That Way

One of the interesting things about conservatives is that they often give lip service to sympathy for poor children in this country, but clearly have little to no sympathy for poor adults. Even when it’s not said out loud, I don’t think it’s terribly bold of me to claim that this sympathy differential is present. […]

Banned for Feeding the Hungry: Criminalizing Homeless People

Daytona Beach, FL police charged a team of volunteers $2,238 for feeding homeless people in a public park and pressed trespassing charges. Additionally, the Jiminez family who head the feeding operation are banned-for-life from the park. There are over 2,200 homeless in Daytona Beach, but it is feeding them in public that is the criminal […]