– How Expensive It Is to Be Poor – JANUARY 18, 2015

Charles M. Blow OP-ED COLUMNIST http://nyti.ms/1CEB037 “Easy” is a word not easily spoken among the poor. Things are hard — the times are hard, the work is hard, the way is hard. “Easy” is for uninformed explanations issued by the willfully callous and the haughtily blind. Allow me to explain, as James Baldwin put it, … Continue reading – How Expensive It Is to Be Poor – JANUARY 18, 2015

Women are now the leading or solo breadwinners in 40 percent of household

Moms' Roles Rising as Lead Breadwinner  Text Size   Published: Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 12:01 AM ET By: Amy Langfield | Content Editor Women are now the leading or solo breadwinners in 40 percent of households, compared with just 11 percent in 1960, according to Census Bureau data analyzed by Pew. That's both good and bad, … Continue reading Women are now the leading or solo breadwinners in 40 percent of household