Fighting Poverty ~ In the News

Board updated on housing task force progress

By Jack Jacobs

Virginia Gazette

September 25, 2018

William Barber Takes on Poverty and Race in the Age of Trump
After the success of the Moral Monday protests, the pastor is attempting to revive Martin Luther King, Jr.,’s final—and most radical—campaign.

By Jelani Cobb

The New Yorker
The Political Scene
May 14, 2018 Issue

Report: Many of its residents can’t afford to live in Williamsburg

By Leonor Grave, Flat Hat News


March 17, 2018

New Statistics Show Hidden Poverty in Some of Virginia's Wealthiest Areas
By Michael Pope


March 29, 2017