Recent Articles by Lane Anderson
Published: Saturday, April 18, 2015 3:29 am MDT
Women give more to charity than men. But with the rise of the sensitive, modern man, that could change.
Published: Saturday, April 18, 2015 3:20 am MDT
Seattle's homelessness problem has soared as rents have gone up. But a group is partnering teens with local builders and architects to create safe, warm mini-shelters to help the homeless get back on their feet...
Published: Thursday, April 16, 2015 1:27 am MDT
Ivy League colleges are accepting — and funding — low-income kids more than ever before. But it's easy for kids without the right clothes or spending money to feel "out of place" on campus.
Published: Monday, April 13, 2015 11:43 am MDT
Former beauty queen, now advocate Blair Griffith explains her family's "downward spiral" into homelessness, and her "double life' hiding her homelessness and shame at the time.
Published: Monday, April 13, 2015 11:27 am MDT
Homelessness in America's most populous city has reached an all-time high. Advocates say their directives could eliminate the problem — permanently — in five years.
Published: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 2:28 pm MDT
More than half of schoolchildren in the U.S. today are below the poverty line. Poor kids are much less likely to succeed in school and complete college. Here's how one school working-class district is making a ...
Published: Monday, April 6, 2015 4:16 pm MDT
It's long been known that wealthy kids have advantages in school that poorer kids don't. But do richer kids develop bigger brains?
Published: Thursday, April 2, 2015 1:52 pm MDT
Frederick Hutson was always enterprising. While he was behind bars, he hatched an idea for a phone service for inmates.
Published: Thursday, April 2, 2015 4:16 am MDT
During the recession, the poor bumped up charitable giving. But those higher up the income ladder gave less and less.
Published: Monday, March 30, 2015 1:30 pm MDT
Some of the fish that ends up in U.S. markets and products is caught by Burmese slaves, AP finds.