Tag Archives: welfare

  • The Socialist’s Journal: The Outsiders

    Oct 15, 13 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *This country was founded on two ideas that don’t always mesh well. First – anyone can make something of themselves here. Second – the country is designed to benefit some groups and people more than others. The first idea is from the opening of the Declaration of Independence and is easily touted by everyone throughout […]

  • Proposal Linking Welfare Checks to Kids’ Grades Debated (Watch)

    Jan 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *This afternoon, the Fox News program “Happening Now” debated a new Tennessee proposal that would tie parents’ welfare payments to their kids’ school grades, leading to a clash between the law’s creator and a former superintendent who finds the idea to be misguided at best, reports Mediate. Republican State Rep. Stacey Campfield explained that the […]

  • Miami Toddler Reported Missing 18 Months After He Went Missing (Video)

    Jan 21, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The Caylee Anthony story still gives people the chills and frustrates them years after her disappearance in 2008. The mother of the slain child, Casey Anthony, knew she hadn’t seen the child in nearly a month, but she still hadn’t reported the child missing…just like the newest case. Dontrell Melvin was last seen in July […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Welfare and the Presidential Election

    Oct 29, 12 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *Socialism has gotten a bad reputation in our country. Because of a misnomer on the part of the Soviet Union, it has been unfairly equated with communism since the end of World War II. During the 19th century socialists were implicated in several attacks on government and corporations. In reality socialism is an economic philosophy […]

  • Obama on Romney’s Welfare Claims: ‘You Can’t Just Make Stuff Up’

    Aug 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance in the White House briefing room this afternoon to address Republican challenger Mitt Romney’s claim that he has “gutted” work requirements for folks on welfare. Obama called the charge “absolutely wrong.” [Scroll down to watch.] [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] A reporter asked Obama if he was comfortable […]

  • Is the Welfare Drug Test Fair?

    Apr 25, 12 by EURpublisher03 1 Comment

    *There are many poor people in this country who have welfare. But now, several states are trying to take that right away if you use any types of drugs through drug testing. Do you think this violates peoples’ civil rights? Dr. Boyce Watkins contributed an op-ed that tackles the controversial issue. Several states have been […]