Recent Articles by Lane Anderson
Published: Monday, January 26, 2015 10:15 am MST
An online boutique offers beautiful handicrafts made in 19 countries — they're "survivor-made goods" that give former trafficking victims a fresh start and financial freedom.
Published: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 4:57 pm MST
Want to improve worker productivity? Give more to good causes.
Published: Sunday, January 18, 2015 7:24 pm MST
Modern manufactured homes could be an affordable housing boon — but problems arise when owners don't own the land their homes sit on.
Published: Tuesday, January 13, 2015 11:06 am MST
The world showed incredible generosity to Haiti, but lagging reconstruction shows that money and goodwill only go so far.
Published: Sunday, January 11, 2015 11:59 pm MST
Federal officials are being trained to pay more attention to human trafficking, but the practice continues to grow as the third-largest criminal industry in the world.
Published: Thursday, January 8, 2015 12:35 am MST
Teaching people in developing countries to code might break the poverty cycle.
Published: Wednesday, January 7, 2015 6:52 pm MST
A traffic ticket is a short-term annoyance for those who can pay. For the poor, it can spiral into losing a driver's license, and losing a job.
Published: Tuesday, January 6, 2015 5:31 pm MST
Tim Ballard is a suburban father of six —one whose day job is traveling the world and freeing children from sex slavery.
Published: Monday, January 5, 2015 11:13 pm MST
Once upon a time in the 1970s, a town in Canada gave checks to its working poor to raise them to a living income. Poverty vanished.
Published: Sunday, January 4, 2015 4:39 pm MST
One of the nation's top poverty experts busts myths about American poverty and offers ideas for real solutions.