poverty

Children focus of fun fundraiser

With each lap around a small figure-8 at the historic Clipper Gap School, the tricycle-riding students raised a little more money for the Head Start program Thursday morning. The ...

Reader Input: Give to local food closet

Statewide and local need for healthy food is reflective of many issues, not the least of which is low income. According to the California Food Policy Advocates, some 4.1 million ...

Reader Input: Not feeling the recovery

I recently read an article regarding “Why you still feel poor despite the recovery.” I don’t know about how anyone else feels about this topic (recovery) but so ...

What about overpopulation?

If the church is so concerned about abortion, why doesn’t it consider the alternatives (“Displays of crosses protesting abortion,” Journal, Jan. 22)? Why not advocate birth c ...

The right rewrites history for its benefit

I would like to clarify a few historic facts that no one has mentioned regarding how the United States got out of the first Great Depression. The only time we have ever had a middl ...