Recent Articles by JJ Feinauer
Published: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 4:51 pm MDT
A sixth-grader from Kenya shares a rousing poem about dreams of a better life. "I have a dream to never fail," Eunice Akoth, who is either 10 or 12 years old, announced during the recitation of her poem.
Published: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 12:23 pm MDT
A new report by The Urban Institute has found that the Great Recession played an important role in accelerating declining marriage rates in America.
Published: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 11:46 am MDT
Divorce is significantly higher among lower-income families, and researchers are trying to figure out why.
Published: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 1:10 am MDT
A new analysis by The New York Times' Upshot blog sheds light on a problem inflicting the black community.
Published: Monday, May 4, 2015 8:39 pm MDT
In the wake of the protests in Baltimore, the Brookings Institution dove deep into the economic struggles that are embedded into of the black American experience.
Published: Sunday, May 3, 2015 10:22 pm MDT
A recent Gallup poll shows that Americans aren't entirely satisfied with how college is preparing students for the future.
Published: Friday, May 1, 2015 7:35 pm MDT
Renald Luzier, a cartoonist who frequently contributes to the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, has decided he no longer has any interest in depicting Islam's Prophet Muhammad.
Published: Friday, May 1, 2015 4:40 pm MDT
Educators are in awe of a kindergarten in Tokyo.
Published: Thursday, April 30, 2015 3:39 pm MDT
Concerns about overpopulation have been a mainstay in poverty eradication discussions for decades. But according to the Brookings Institution, the problem is overhyped.
Published: Thursday, April 30, 2015 10:32 am MDT
How people on welfare spend their money can be as contentious an issue as the welfare programs themselves.