Ethel Long-Scott http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: What are the proven models to reducing poverty in communities? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-are-proven-models-reducing-poverty-communities <p>On today&#39;s Your Call we&rsquo;ll have a conversation with organizations that are working to tackle poverty. There are 46 million people and nearly 15 million children living in poverty in the United States today. Are there workable solutions out there? Join us live at 10 or send an email to feedback@yourcallradio.org. How do you think we can reduce poverty? It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Matt Martin and you.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p><p>Mia Birdsong, the vice president of the Family Independence Initiative</p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 07:23:58 +0000 Malihe Razazan 14669 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What are the proven models to reducing poverty in communities? Today on Your Call: How is Poverty Changing the US? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-poverty-changing-us <p>On the next Your Call, we&rsquo;ll have a conversation with poverty advocate Ethel Long-Scott and Professor Cornel&nbsp;West. Dr. West and Tavis Smiley have written their first book together. <em>The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto</em> is the next step in the journey that began with &quot;The Poverty Tour: A Call to Conscience. Over 150 million Americans are persistently poor or near poor. What effective strategies are needed to fight poverty at its roots? Join us at 10 or email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:feedback@yourcallradio.org">feedback@yourcallradio.org</a>. Mon, 23 Apr 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 9447 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How is Poverty Changing the US?