Bostic on New Tang Dynasty Television

60 Los Angeles County 3.6 million people homeless vacancy? via NTD.TV [translated from the Chinese through Google Translate on April 3, 2014] NTDTV March 29, 2014 Reuters March 27 and 28 days, USC held entitled [Innovating to End Urban Poverty] seminar in Doheny Library, for low-income people face each questions and the corresponding national policies,…

National experts debate solutions for ending urban poverty

USC Price’s Innovating to End Urban Poverty Conference drew top scholars and practitioners from across the country. (Photos by Matt Gainer, left, and Tom Queally) Fifty years after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared his War on Poverty, the issue remains an all-too-familiar part of American life. The USC Sol Price Center for Social Innovation, in…

City Heights Photo Exhibition To Be Unveiled At USC Urban Poverty Conference

via KPBS San Diego Tuesday, March 25, 2014 By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh, Peggy Pico Images of poverty in City Heights will be a focal point of an urban poverty conference taking place this week at the University of Southern California. The USC conference will bring in poverty experts from across the country to assess…

Renewing the Fight Against Poverty

In his 1964 State of the Union address, President Lyndon B. Johnson declared an “unconditional war on poverty,” beginning an expansive campaign to alleviate the effects of poverty. As part of his Great Society agenda, Johnson rolled out or strengthened a raft of programs that have become part of the fabric of government as we…