Welfare

Did Obama Blame Fox News & Christians for Poverty?

Who’s most to blame for poverty in America: Fox News, or Christians? Obama joined a panel discussion on poverty at Georgetown University, and Scott Ott Thought he’d boil down the president’s 39 minutes of ideas so you can enjoy them in just three minutes. Why are the poor hardest hit by poverty? Who took all…

Myths, Lies and Capitalism

Does free enterprise hurt the poor? Is it unfair and driven by greed? Did it cause the Great Recession? In five minutes, Arthur Brooks answers these questions and more about capitalism.

Welfare Does Not Fix Poverty, It Causes It

The U.S. government has spent trillions of dollars in recent decades attempting to combat poverty, yet the poverty rate has remained virtually unmoved. Why? As social economist Michael Tanner explains, the “War on Poverty” has both discouraged work and ensnared people in hardship. The “War on Poverty,” it turns out, is actually a “War on…