Public News Service - Social Issues

Lansing, MI – Abuse and neglect in the first year of life are the lot of one baby in every 50 across the United States, according to a new ...Read More
Minneapolis, MN – April is Financial Literacy Month, so designated by Congress to increase awareness about the importance of money matters and ...Read More
Memphis, TN - On April 3, 1968, the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. stood on a balcony in Memphis, speaking in support of the city's striking sanitation ...Read More
Boston, MA - Tax time is a "season of giving" in Massachusetts – and not just to the Internal Revenue Service. A new report says Massachusetts' ...Read More
St. Paul, MN – Hundreds of people are expected to rally at the State Capitol today to draw attention to the prevalence of child abuse. Connie ...Read More
Charleston, WV - Drugs, alcohol, and construction sites could be a lethal combination. So, at a ceremony today, the Governor Manchin will sign a new ...Read More
New York, NY - On the 40th anniversary of Martin Luther King's assassination, a pair of new studies shows that unions play a major role in lifting ...Read More
Yorba Linda, CA - Tax help is just a phone call away, and it won't cost Californians a dime. Dialing '211' directs callers to groups that offer free ...Read More
Denver, CO - How about some human rights and a living wage with that burrito? Supporters of Florida farmworkers who pick tomatoes for an annual wage ...Read More
Boston, MA - Welfare reform hasn't helped lower-income families in Massachusetts fight their way out of poverty. In fact, acording to a new report ...Read More
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