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A pair of sisters sit in the doorway of their caravan in London.

England’s housing crisis has gotten so bad that children are living in shipping containers, doing homework on the toilet, and eating on floors. ...

The Children's Commissioner's Office found families living in cramped shipping containers, bed and breakfasts, and converted office buildings.
A tavern in Fort Gay, West Virginia.

The typical American household earns $61,000 a year. Here are 15 states where the typical resident earns even less.

The states with the lowest incomes in the US are well below the national median, and are predominately in the South.
Democratic presidential hopeful Andrew Yang.

Elon Musk just endorsed democrat Andrew Yang for president because he wants to give everyone in the US $1,000 per month for free. Here’s what ba...

Elon Musk endorsed democrat Andrew Yang for president. Yang's plan for the US wealth divide is universal basic income. Here's how basic income works.
Your dollar can go a long way in some countries.

Here’s the average annual income in 25 countries, ranked from lowest to highest

Depending on the country you live in, the average amount of money you make each year will vary. Check out the salaries of people around the world.

Here’s the average annual income in 25 countries, ranked from lowest to highest

Depending on the country you live in, the average amount of money you make each year will vary. Check out the salaries of people around the world.
Monaco's GDP per capita is $165,420 — the second highest in the world.

15 astounding facts about Monaco, the tiny French Riviera city-state where 32% of the population is made up of millionaires

With an area of 0.78 square miles and a population of 38,300, it's one of the densest countries in the world. One in three people is a millionaire.

How to solve a problem with no apparent solution, according to top problem solver Melinda Gates

Melinda Gates, co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, explains how to solve problems with no apparent solution.
Bill and Melinda Gates interacting with women of the Musahar community in their locality of Jamsaut village on 23 March 2011

A woman asked Melinda Gates to adopt and raise her 2 children, while holding one of them, because she was so poor

Melinda Gates, the billionaire philanthropist and wife of the Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates, said a woman in India once gave her her children to raise.
Mayor Michael Tubbs speaks at the TED 2019 conference.

A 28-year-old mayor is giving his city’s poorest residents $500 a month, but he thinks there are still obstacles to rolling out basic income in ...

At 28 year old, Mayor Michael Tubbs is spearheading a basic income pilot in his hometown of Stockton, California.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

23 photos of North Korea that Kim Jong Un wouldn’t want you to see

Kim Jong Un has fought to present the Hermit Kingdom as a bastion of military might, but the reality of daily life in North Korea is grim.