Poverty Wages

IMAGE: Gary Martin According to a new report by the Economic Policy Institute, 25 percent of all jobs pay so low that a full-time worker cannot keep a family out of poverty. In the United States, the Black unemployment rate is twice that of the white unemployment...

Leon's Story

Book Review by Edwin Ashe, 8th Grader Leon’s Story is a tale of the life of an ordinary man who went through great struggles and tragedies only because of the color of his skin. Leon Walter Tillage grew up in segregated North Carolina in the 1930s and ’40s. This...