Busted! 10 Myths about Poverty

Think most people on welfare just suck off the system?  Think the problem with families is absentee dads?  Think people on welfare are just lazy?  Sorry to bust your bubble but the evidence says otherwise.  Mother Jones has an article up where the numbers and facts have been crunched and all those myths we tend to believe about people on welfare turn out to be absolutely wrong.  Read it for yourselves at:

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2014/03/10-poverty-myths-busted

BTW data comes from the US Census and Cornell University.

 

 

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