Posts Tagged: child poverty
A pair of homeless men asking for money on a Los Angeles street corner. (Photo: Hayk_Shalunts, via Shutterstock)
OPINION: Dear Gov.-elect Newsom: California has long stood out as a state that innovates and leads. As you begin your term, we at the Western Center on Law and Poverty are ready to work with you to ensure that California lives up to its ideals — including addressing poverty and its subsequent harms.
A homeless man feeds the birds on an L.A. street. (Photo: Laurin Rinder)
Two recent studies have confirmed it: In California, poverty exists in the most unlikely places.