Tag: Poverty Issues
Kashkari spends a week being poor and homeless in Fresno. Can it spark a boost in his race for governor?
News from around the Bay Area in photos.
Bloomberg News ranks Berkeley 10th among U.S. cities, with almost 20 percent of population in poverty.
Not all the residents agreed to take $3,000 apiece and leave. Some will stay until they’re forced out.
‘We can’t equalize everything, or you’d need state control like the old Soviet Union. We’re not going there.’
Some encampment residents will receive $3,000 to leave and stay away for a year.
Some residents complain the neighborhood is a dumping ground for unwanted city projects.
Infusion of money from city could be used to help tenants hire attorneys to fight threat of displacement.
Photo Essay of people involved with Mother Brown’s Dining Room, a Bayview-Hunter’s Point institution.