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The worst about us is how we treat the least among us

(You can donate to Shanesha Taylor here) Here are a few headlines from the last three days. As N.H. shelters close, one question: ‘Where are we supposed to go?’ On Wednesday night, Locke slept in one of 68 beds available at one of two winter homeless shelters in Concord. When…

Video game challenges players to live on $8 an hour

A new game developed by an advertising agency copywriter has captured the experience of being poor in a way no other game to come before it has even hoped to do. Called “Spent,” the flash-based, mostly text-driven game challenges players to make it through one month as a single parent…