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Workhouse Fare

"Workfare is the Conservative Government's scheme to get unemployed people into work. Workfare "was first introduced by civil rights leader James Charles Evers in 1968; however, it was popularized by Richard Nixon in a televised speech August 1969." [wikipedia] [more inside]
posted by marienbad on Mar 7, 2012 - 71 comments

 

Were single mothers better off in the 19th Century?

"As far back as the 1800s, single mothers were receiving benefits. At that time, they would be paid up front and in cash, but were they better off than today?" [via] [Spoiler Inside] [more inside]
posted by marienbad on Mar 4, 2012 - 23 comments

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