Poor families get generous federal handouts to live in “opportunity areas.”
Tag Archives: Wealth Redistribution
Your chance to pick up some extra cash.
Legal permanent residents are not entitled to Japanese welfare.
Flint Manager Warns of Bankruptcy over Retiree Costs, Crain's Detroit
Report says the problem is population loss and retiree costs.
Files class-action suit against the city.
Wants to serve 178 million free meals this summer (HAMBRE means “hunger” in Spanish).
“Illegal aliens . . . are not our most vulnerable citizens.”
Feds to Open $50 Million Resort for Illegal Children, Gateway Pundit
600-bed resort with 650 staffers has tennis courts, Olympic size pool, jacuzzis.
Non-white homosexuals suffer “‘tricultural’ experiences of stigma.”
Westchester USA, Wall Street Journal
Holder wants to make sure you have black neighbors.
The average amount overdue is $560.
Pols Call for Use of Eminent Domain to Stop Home Foreclosures, New York Observer
Specifically to help blacks and Hispanics.
Latino Lawmakers Move to Reverse Decades of Anti-Immigrant Legislation, Los Angeles Times
Using their growing numbers to promote their interests.
Critics say he ignores “the moral imperative to help refugees.”
The Taxpayer Burden of Illegal Immigration in California, Immigration Reform
In California, Illegals cost each native household $2,370 every year in taxes.
Activists want the UN to help out.
They thought they were voting to honor “Juneteenth.”
Mass Immigration Not the Secret to Economic Growth, Says OECD, Telegraph (London)
OECD says the net economic impact of immigrants is “broadly neutral.”
Despite $799 billion spent on “anti-poverty” in 2012 alone.
British Attitudes Harden Towards Immigrants, Guardian (London)
Many Brits think immigrants are coming just for the handouts.
We lather them with services “because our values require it.”
“. . . which very often means reuniting that child with the parent” in the US.
Child illegals will get counseling, education, legal advice, mental health treatment, and condoms.
Obama is following up on his promise to “fundamentally transform” America.
88 Charged in One of Largest Food Stamp Frauds Ever, Weekly Standard
Big Bo, Da Man, and Rah Rah are among the accused.
They could be a “pilot program for a new America.”
There are substantial racial differences in approval rates.
Detroit Urged to Tear Down 40,000 Buildings, New York Times
It would cost $850 million.
$30 million in assistance to the rural poor is proof of “white privilege.”
De Blasio has budgeted an extra $1.2 billion for the project.
The bank believes Detroit has the “ingredients and intrinsic strengths” to flourish.
And the government should do something about it.
It’s done because of “the importance of HBCUs as a national resource.”
31 percent of Swazi adults have HIV.
Money doesn’t buy success.
70 percent of black male dropouts end up in prison.
The state should not give public money to drug-takers.
The Black Caucus wants targeted spending among the long-term poor.
Education secretary: “And it’s frankly inspiring.”
Obama, Michigan in Talks to Free up $100M to Aid Detroit Pension Deal, Detroit Free Press
Federal money to help fight blight.
Immigration’s Impact on Republican Political Prospects, 1980 to 2012, Center for Immigration Studies
For counties, a 1% increase in immigrant share of population reduces Republican vote by 0.6%.
Britain’s Aid Spending the Highest in Europe, Telegraph (London)
Brits gave away 0.7 percent of GDP.
“Anti-discrimination” isn’t enough.
Free-for-All in the Cafeteria, New York Times
Give all children free lunches so there will be no stigma for anyone.
“Philosophical shifts” are needed to appeal to “nontraditional students.”
Quest for ‘Racial Equity’ in Parks Has Some Wary, Star Tribune
Minneapolis will spend millions to encourage non-whites to use parks.