Poverty

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A film series ties poor teachers to rising incarceration rates.
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A new report suggests how to create conditions in low-performing schools that support strong teachers.
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Germany’s ‘forest boy’ is the latest feral child hoax. Why are we suckers for ‘enfants sauvage’?
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Report urges policymakers to make education a priority at the Rio+20 conference.
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These brave women live their lives one paycheck—and one photograph—at a time.
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An aged rail system and inefficient bureaucracy are a killer combo.
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The actress and her mom help heal wounds caused by Joseph Kony.
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Tough times spike population in desert town that never was.
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The military is playing nice with the U.N.'s eradication effort.
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Their mission: to save a lost community.
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A conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Katherine Boo.
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As food prices rise, farmers turn to desperate and unsafe ways to make ends meet.
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Richard St. Denis has dedicated his life to giving wheelchairs to disabled people in rural Mexico.
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In the face of climate change devastation, Gates says world leaders must invest in agricultural technology.
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Exclusive interview: Corban Addison on exposing the sex trade in his new book, ‘A Walk Across the Sun.’
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Start a change jar for change and donate $5 or $10 to a cause you care about.
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With child homelessness on the rise, your help is needed more than ever.
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A sneak peek at Gwapa, a documentary following two families on their journey to receive cleft lip surgeries.
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Dr. Banskota provides free care to kids ‘from every corner’ of Nepal.

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