UNICEF reported that 22,000 children die every day due to poverty while over 1 billion children live in poverty....
[tags: Poverty, Wealth, Africa, World Bank] - I spent this past weekend in Waco, Texas, home to Baylor University, but as you can see to the left, I wasn 't there for the Baylor Bears.
However, over the span of time these areas in Appalachia have fallen below the poverty line and lack the local resources to help their own citizens.
Poverty in Appalachia is due to economic downfall and lack of government support, these once flourishing coal towns are now pits of poverty and are difficult for younger generations to escape....
[tags: Poverty, Poverty in the United States] - This nation has a problem: more of its citizens rely on the federal government for help than to support themselves with a full time job.
Poverty has many negative effects on the people who suffer from it and on the economy.
Someone who is identified as being in poverty lives beneath the poverty line determined by the Federal government.
The poverty line in 2015 for a family of four was ,250.
Reducing poverty would decrease health risks, strengthen the middle class, and help the democracy....
[tags: Poverty, Poverty in the United States] - Poverty has been a growing problem in America, and it most likely will never stop being one.