ECONOMIC JUSTICE: Reverse Robin Hood – Six billion dollar businesses preying on poor people

by Bill Quigley Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Many see families in poverty and seek to help. Others see families in poverty and see opportunities for profit. Here are six examples of billion dollar industries which are built on separating poor people, especially people of color, from their money, the reverse Robin Hood. Check … Continue reading ECONOMIC JUSTICE: Reverse Robin Hood – Six billion dollar businesses preying on poor people

POVERTY: Pax Christi USA signs onto InterAction FY2017 Spring Community Sign-on Letter

from InterAction [NOTE: Pax Christi USA has signed onto this letter.] InterAction’s Public Policy Team recently sought signatures for their annual community sign on letter regarding the FY2017 budget. The letter is a request to Congress that it funds key anti-poverty and humanitarian accounts within the federal budget at community-supported levels. To see a copy of the … Continue reading POVERTY: Pax Christi USA signs onto InterAction FY2017 Spring Community Sign-on Letter