Something to Consider – A Vincentian Cause?

Keep the Live 8 Promise: Take Action At Live 8, millions came together with one message: make poverty history. 5 days later, G8 leaders made historic promises that could save up to 4 million lives every year. On July 15th, the G8 meets again: Sign a petition today...

Full-Time Work Fails to Lift Many Out of Poverty

As Congress considers whether to increase the federal minimum wage from $5.15 to $7.25 an hour, data from the National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) shows that a full-time job at low wages often does not provide nearly enough to support a family. NCCP releases...

Modern Form of Slavery Rampant at World Cup

BERLIN, JUNE 10, 2006 (Zenit.org).- Many are muting their cheers for the World Cup competition just getting under way in Germany. In the months leading up to the event, protests grew over plans to “import” large numbers of women to serve as prostitutes for...