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  • 01:01

    Help for the poor and the rich!

    in Lifestyle

    Why do we have poor people?  Why do we have rich people?  How can we stop poverty?  Can it be stopped by politics? Why should we take from anyone?  Would you walk into your neighbor's house and eat from their kitchen cupboards?

  • 01:05

    Karen Dolan: The Poor Get Prison

    in Lifestyle

    Of course you know that poor people, especially people of color, face a far greater risk of being fined, arrested, and even incarcerated for minor offenses than other Americans. Less well-known known are the new and growing trends which increase the criminalization of being poor that affect or will affect hundreds of millions of Americans.

    Karen Dolan exposes the facts about a national crisis in a provocative report, The Poor Get Prison. This report provides an understanding of the growing ways in which those in poverty are disproportionately targeted, marginalized, and prosecuted.

    Karen Dolan is a Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies and directs the Criminalization of Poverty Project. Karen also assists the Economic Hardship Reporting Project.

    REPORT http://www.ips-dc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/IPS-The-Poor-Get-Prison-Final.pdf

    Website http://www.ips-dc.org/the-poor-get-prison-the-alarming-spread-of-the-criminalization-of-poverty/

    DONATE to IPS https://secure2.convio.net/ips/site/Donation2;jsessionid=7C6E5FFB383AF275B2D6D7C71ED195A7.app263a?df_id=1480&1480.donation=form1

  • 01:27

    Who are the working poor?

    in Radio

    The show will explore the hardships that many working Americans face daily earning minimum pay.  These Americans are often victims of systematic forms of usary and encounter difficulties rising above poverty lines.  Does God have a plan or are christians supposed to remain in poverty? It is often said that Jesus was made poor so that we might become rich. What does that mean for us as Christians today?  Jesus also said that the poor would be with us always, so how do we distinguish between that scripture and what God wants us to have? We will examine ways to transform the lives of the working poor while exploring the biblical principles of tithing, giving and receiving.

  • 02:39

    High Cost of Being Poor

    in Culture

    Please join us Sunday at 10AM CST as we discuss the high cost of being poor.  The protests across America has brought to light how Blacks, Native Americans, and Latinos are unfairly targeted with broken windows policing.  This creates a system that is sustained by fines and fees that perpetuates white supremacy.

    The dial in number is 310-982-4273 and press 1 to speak with the hosts.  You can Skype as well as create reminders.

  • 00:55

    War on the Poor and the TPP. Open Conversation on "Lunch with Louden"

    in Politics

    Lunch with Louden offers important live discussion covering a broad range of subject. Today join guest host John Henry on Coffee Party Radio's Lunch with Louden as we take your calls and discuss issues including how the cycle of fines and imprisonment has created a 'war on the poor' in America, and the sharp divide over the Trans-Pacific Partnership - who's right, who's wrong, and why? Plus we'll be looking forward to hearing from YOU live tomorrow at 3pmEST/Noon Pacific on 'Lunch with Louden!'

  • 01:05


    in Spirituality

    Join your host Jorianne The Coffee Psychic and her guest Gina Wysocki tonight April 15, 2015  as we discuss Joleit's "Poor Farm" a place in years gone by where when they had no place else to put the sick and unwanted, they would end up on the door steps of the poor farm.

    Streamed live every Wednesday night at 8:00PM ou are welcome to call into the show to ask Gina Questions and also to Ask Jorianne a psychic Question.

    the number to call is 1-347-633-9404 and to get in touch with Jorianne The coffee psychic for a more in deapth reading  or to schedule a Psychic house party you can call her at 219-940-9292

  • 00:38

    The Poor Door

    in Politics


    Tenants gathered in the community room of Stonehenge Village, an Upper West Side rental complex, to hear about its new gym. Management explained that only market-rate tenants — fewer than 40 percent of the residents — would have access, Jean Green Dorsey, the president of the tenant association.“I had a room full of people going crazy,” said Ms. Dorsey, who has lived in the building since 1972 in a rent-stabilized unit. Ms. Dorsey pays $1,107 a month for a two-bedroom with a terrace and views of Harlem. New York Times
     Extell, was approved under a city program meant to incentivize affordable housing, New York's Department of Housing Preservation and Development The 33-story building, now under construction at 40 Riverside Boulevard on the Upper West Side, will contain 219 luxury units facing the Hudson River. There will also be a segment on floors two through six that will contain 55 street-facing units for the building's poorer residents. This segment will have a Poor Door.Residents living in the lower-income part of 40 Riverside will be prohibited from using the attractive amenities commonly found in Extell properties, including a gym and a swimming pool.

  • 01:27

    The Working Poor

    in Radio

    The show will explore the hardships that many working Americans face daily earning minimum pay.  These Americans are often victims of systematic forms of usary and encounter difficulties rising above poverty lines.  We will examine ways to transform the lives of the working poor while exploring the biblical principles of tithing, giving and receiving.  

  • 02:00

    The ALFO Show :: "The Robber Barons of Congress" :: Stealing from the Poor

    in Politics Progressive

    he ALFO Show


    Tonight: "The Robber Barons of America"

    While we are not looking, the Congress is working to steal from the poor, repackage and give it to the rich corporations and 1%ers. REPEAL THE ESTATE TAX??? Really ?

     Join us in the discussion. ALFO will drill down.

    The Nexus of Politics, Truth and Common Sense? LIVE and call-in broadcast which reviews, analyzes and discusses the major political events and consequences in America. From government policy to congressional and executive decisions. From public policy to public outrage . . . it is ADVANCED URBAN PROGRESSIVE POLITICAL TALK RADIO. THE ALFO SHOW provides political Insight, Analysis and Review.

    ALFO challenges the weak, knee bending, shadow fearing leadership and politics in America. EveryFriday night he is challenging Black people to pick up the mantle. He provides a scathing critique of racist politicians, corporate controlled and paid for public policy maker and those who support them.

    Follow ALFO on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheALFOShow

    ALFO is ON THE AIR and ON the CASE

    Email alfo@truthworksnetwork.com

    Website http://www.truthworks.wordpress.com

    ALFO serving his politics with Hot Grits.

  • 00:30

    FACING the Poor

    in Lifestyle

    This week on Roundtable with Stephanie Robinson, Stephanie addresses the troubling and ongoing challenge of poverty in America. Though the media and our national conversation regularly neglects the harsh realities of our nation’s poor, poverty remains a critical issue affecting an alarming number of families and individuals. So here, in 2014, who are these individuals? What do they look like and how old are they? And, most importantly, are we ready to face the issue? 

    Joining us to address some of these challenging questions is Peter Edelman, Professor of Law at Georgetown Law Center and Faculty Co-Director of the Georgetown Center on Poverty, Inequality and Public Policy; Angela Glover Blackwell, CEO of PolicyLink, a research and action institute advancing economic and social equity; and Eric Hauser, President of The Hauser Group, an organization committed to the public interest. Together we will take a close look at this serious issue, its current state and its impact while discussing ways of tackling the problem. 

    It is time to gather at the Roundtable as Stephanie Robinson delivers hot topics, deep talk and a little bit of uplift. Roundtable with Stephanie Robinson... pull up a chair.

  • 00:33

    The Poor

    in Current Events

    I Love The Message Of  "Pay It Forward"
    We can change the world, by helping one-person-at-a-time.
    Do you want to help someone who is poor?  Why are there no discussions about the Poor in National Politics?
    Call in and be a part of the show.  "The Poor"