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Poverty is like punishment for a crime you did not commit. —Eli Khamarov

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The Bolivian people made their voices heard in yesterday’s election after a difficult, year-long fight to restore democracy. As minister of economy, Mr. Arce helped slash poverty and inequality. I congratulate him on his victory and wish him well.

"53,000 people a day are going into poverty since May." @RevDrBarber  on the economic collapse from the pandemic. #thereidout 

It’s so offensive to call this “a rocket ship recovery” for the 8 million Americans who have plunged into poverty and the many millions more who have lost not just their jobs but their livelihoods, their health insurance and, in many cases, loved ones.

For years, a complex crisis of violence, climate change and crippling poverty has driven families to flee the Northern Triangle of Central America, and seek safety in the U.S. Now, COVID-19 is placing asylum seekers at even greater risk. Learn more 👇

LGBTQI people are more likely to suffer from poverty - COVID-19 has made this threat very real. Learn more about the future of jobs at the #JobsReset  Summit: @glaad  #JobsReset 

Understanding why a resurgence of hate followed 90/91 economic reforms that lifted 140 million above poverty: "We do not hate as long as we still attach a lesser value, but only when we attach an equal or a greater value." — Friedrich Nietzsche

"You would think my insincerity and emotional poverty wouldn’t land me in the 'dream girl' category" | Sounds normal

8 Million Americans Have Fallen Into Poverty Since May, New Study Finds #Breaking  #GlobalNews 

Ten Great Songs of Wealth and Poverty, Happiness and Having “Enough!” JD74kmVeIL#Finance  #WallSt 


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Be smart Baltimore! You have been ripped off for years by the Democrats, & gotten nothing but poverty & crime. It will only get worse UNLESS YOU ELECT KIMBERLY KLACIK TO CONGRESS. She brings with her the power & ECONOMIC STRENGTH OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY. She works sooo hard....

Many who tweeted about my father today would have hated him 50 years ago. He was for the eradication of poverty and caring for poor people. No human was an alien to him because he believed this is a World House. And he asserted that inequality in healthcare is most inhumane. #MLK 

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My Admin has done more for the Black Community than any President since Abraham Lincoln. Passed Opportunity Zones with @SenatorTimScott , guaranteed funding for HBCU’s, School Choice, passed Criminal Justice Reform, lowest Black unemployment, poverty, and crime rates in history…

"I've pulled myself up by the bootstraps so many damn times that I ripped them off." This single mom works two jobs and has a bachelor's degree. She wants lawmakers to know poverty is not about being lazy.

Don't have a red nose? That's ok! For every RT we'll donate $10 toward ending child poverty. #RedNose4Kids 

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A person's dignity does not depend on them being a citizen, a migrant, or a refugee. Saving the life of someone fleeing war and poverty is an act of humanity. #WithRefugees 

It was exactly three years ago today, January 20, 2017, that I was sworn into office. So appropriate that today is also MLK jr DAY. African-American Unemployment is the LOWEST in the history of our Country, by far. Also, best Poverty, Youth, and Employment numbers, ever. Great!

Theresa May didn't publicly break down over Windrush, or Grenfell, or disabled people having their benefits cut, or children driven into poverty. In the end, she only publicly shed a tear over her own career.

I ask every member of the Maduro regime: End this nightmare of poverty, hunger and death. LET YOUR PEOPLE GO. Set your country free! Now is the time for all Venezuelan Patriots to act together, as one united people. Nothing could be better for the future of Venezuela!

As President, Lula has done more than anyone to lower poverty in Brazil and to stand up for workers. I am delighted that he has been released from jail, something that never should have happened in the first place.