War on the Poor

NYPD Arrests Every Turnstile Hopper
By September 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

NYPD Arrests Every Turnstile Hopper

With U.S. crime rates at historic lows not seen since the 1950s, the NYPD has decided to ramp up its harassment of citizens. After all, if there are fewer murders, rapes, and armed robberies, then law enforcement should shift its efforts to relatively harmless offenses like jay-walking, selling cigarettes without a license and, now, turnstile […]

One Percenter Commits Grand Larceny; Gets 5 Days Community Service

One Percenter Commits Grand Larceny; Gets 5 Days Community Service

New Yorker and one percenter Kate Meckler, who was caught shoplifting $1,700 worth of clothing from Saks Fifth Avenue in April, has been sentenced to serve five days of community service at a soup kitchen. She reached a deal with the Manhattan DA where she gets no jail time if she pleads guilty to disorderly conduct. […]

Racist Joan Rivers Says Gazans Need ‘Nose-Jobs’
By August 16, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Racist Joan Rivers Says Gazans Need ‘Nose-Jobs’

Not long after Joan Rivers made headlines for calling the First Lady of the United States a transvestite, she then gave a tireless series of rants against the Palestinian people. One of the most notorious brought her to headlines when she said that Gazans “deserve to die” and that only those with the lowest IQs […]

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Homeless Man Who Gives Free Books To Kids Explains ‘You Don’t Have To Be Rich To Change The World’
By June 30, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Homeless Man Who Gives Free Books To Kids Explains ‘You Don’t Have To Be Rich To Change The World’

Philani Dladla has been attracting a lot of attention lately. It’s all because of this homeless man’s unconventional methods of making money on the streets. To scrape together a little bit of money, Dladla reviews books and discusses authors with passers-by and holds impromptu book club sessions. The homeless 24-year-old lives in Johannesburg, where he chats […]

This One World Cup Image Says It ALL About Brazil’s Inequality
By June 16, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

This One World Cup Image Says It ALL About Brazil’s Inequality

Recently the hacktivist group Anonymous took down a slew of World Cup associated, and Brazilian government websites. Many outside of South America were left wondering what FIFA and the World Cup had done to get in the crosshairs of both Anonymous and thousands of protestors this year. One image has answered that question for many […]