Recent Articles by Amy McDonald
Published: Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:30 am MDT
What makes people want to give away their money? Research shows there are a few key factors, and organizations seeking donations can take note.
Published: Sunday, July 20, 2014 2:31 pm MDT
Want to join the Peace Corps? Good news. The application process just got a little easier.
Published: Friday, July 18, 2014 5:17 pm MDT
A child in India is more likely to be malnourished than a child in a country such as Zimbabwe or Somalia, where poverty and lack of food are much more rampant. Studies show that poor sanitation may be the cause...
Published: Thursday, July 10, 2014 8:25 am MDT
Obama and Congress are discussing possible solutions for the thousands of children crossing the border alone.
Published: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 9:37 am MDT
A new study from Pew reveals that of the thousands of children migrating to the U.S. without their parents, many are coming from poverty-ridden, conflict-prone areas in Central America.
Published: Monday, July 7, 2014 3:43 pm MDT
Pew released a study last week revealing that most political conservatives think the poor "have it easy."
Published: Thursday, July 3, 2014 10:32 am MDT
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 turned 50 Wednesday— here's what you need to know to commemorate and improve race relations today.
Published: Sunday, June 29, 2014 7:18 pm MDT
What it would be like to eat on the same budget of 47 million Americans living on food stamps — just $4 a day.
Published: Sunday, June 29, 2014 7:16 pm MDT
A new report from the United Nations reveals that there are now more than 50 million refugees around the world — a number we haven't seen since World War II.
Published: Friday, June 27, 2014 2:15 pm MDT
Man hugging is on the rise among millennial men.