Tag Archives: Poverty

AOC’s poverty package that gives illegal immigrants access to medicaid

DAVID: NEW YORK CONGRESSWOMAN OCASIO CORTEZ ROLLING OUT A NEW SIX BILLS PROPOSAL PLAN. IT IS CALLED A JUST SOCIETY. AIMING TO RESHAPE AMERICA’S ECONOMY. ONE OF THOSE BILLS WOULD GIVE UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS ACCESS TO MEDICAID, REGARDLESS OF THEIR IMMIGRATION STATUS. ANOTHER WOULD CAP MONTHLY RENTAL INCREASES AT 3% AND FORBID LANDLORDS FROM EVICTING PEOPLE …

UN report reveals ‘multidimensional’ poverty alleviation in India

UN report reveals ‘multidimensional’ poverty alleviation in India

A UN report has revealed India as the most notable country successfully lifting itself out of poverty  The report found 271 million people in India were alleviated from what’s known as ‘multidimensional poverty’ in a ten-year period between 2005-06 and 2015-16     The figures were revealed in the 2019 global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) from the …

Centrality of Compassion in Human Life and Society

Centrality of Compassion in Human Life and Society

[ Background Music ]>>Stanford University. [ Applause ]>>Ladies and gentleman, please welcome, Stanford University President John Hennessy.>>Thank you. [ Applause ]>>Thank you. It’s my great honor to welcome His High Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama back to Stanford. We’re delighted that the Office of Religious Life and our School of Medicine, and the Center for …