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With Florida's unemployment rate just above the national average, a small crowd gathers in line outside a South Florida food pantry in an effort to put food on their tables during tough economic times. But the face of poverty is changing. (Sept. 22)
It's the playground of the rich and famous. The city that most embodies the excessiveness of the American dream. Every night in Miami, the beautiful people come out to play. But look beyond the glitz and glamour, the opulent parties and notorious nightlife. A few streets away, the walls are pock marked with bullet holes. Welcome to the hidden side of Miami. This is the place to be, boasts a Canadian businessman. He moved to Miami because the only way to have success in life is "going where the action is". Here, beauty, glamour and money are the keys that open wide every door. "Within five years, this place is going to be like New York," states one resident. Spending every afternoon by the pool is all part of the Miami lifestyle. For the rich and beautiful, there is one cop for every ...
Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe The elderly will soon make up a third of the population in more than 60 countries, according to the UN. But even in wealthy nations like the United States, many seniors do not get the care they need, where one in seven seniors are living in poverty. Al Jazeera's Gallacher reports from Florida.
Get more Tips here! www.destinationtips.com Are you thinking of relocating somewhere in the States? Make sure you take a look at the 12 worst places to live in the U.S. before you make any decisions about your next home base. 12. St. Louis, Missouri Over 14% of St. Louis’ population is living below the poverty line. Out of 100,000 residents, every year 35.3 are murdered, which ranks it as one of America’s most dangerous cities too. 11. Reno, Nevada Reno was the gambling capital of the US until Las Vegas was developed and “The Biggest Little City in the World” has been in economic decline ever since. Reno experiences nearly 39 annual crimes per 1,000 residents. 10. Modesto, California Despite being home to the largest winery in the world, the unemployment rate was nearly 13% in 2014. ...
We were curious as to where the worst cities in Florida are located, so we crunched the numbers to find out.
A tour of the deplorable housing conditions in Miami.
http://www.vladtv.com/ - Watch the rest of Liberty City: Miami Documentary at http://www.youtube.com/gorillashanks Miami is best known for its luxury lifestyle, Latin-infused culture, and as a popular tourist destination. This four-part documentary series focuses on Miami's most notorious ghetto 'Liberty City,' documenting the struggles, the failures and the successes of Liberty City locals. Watch this raw, uncut four-part series that captures for you aspects of Liberty City life: how things go down in the hood, violent shootings, police corruption and the drug epidemic. Director's Note: My aim in producing this Documentary series is to give the people of Liberty City a voice. Though currently known for its Bad and Ugly aspects, there is also much Good in Liberty City; and the words "...
This film lends one possible solution to attacking poverty in Miami. The reality is 28.5% of the population in Miami live in poverty. Many factors lead to people falling into this economic class. Currently ss a result over 3000 people are homeless with 800 still on the streets. This is alarming... Written by: Anton Church & Eduardo Morales
TAMPA, FL - Four University of South Florida students took on a worldwide challenge to subsist on $1.50 a day for five days to experience the struggles of those living in extreme poverty. You can read the full story here: http://news.usf.edu/article/templates/?a=4371&z=123
Mort Elementary, alongside Children's Home Society of Florida, is holding an event Wednesday that is set to raise money to build a new food pantry, complete with laundry service, and a new on-campus medical clinic that would serve students and their families. ◂ The ABC Action News app brings you the latest trusted news and information. ABC Action News is Taking Action For You with leading local news coverage, "Certified Most Accurate" weather forecasts, and award-winning I-Team investigations. ABC Action News, WFTS, covers local news in Tampa Bay and Florida. iPhone: http://bit.ly/http://bit.ly/iOS-wfts Android: http://bit.ly/abcaction-android
This video may seem very random and strange for my channel, I uploaded it with the intent of showing a friend the difference between where I was TOLD I would be living, and the dump I ended up in. Like my Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/CameronLillyMusic Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for fair use for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use." in the box, as that doesn't explain why your video qualifies as fair use. Cameron, Lilly, Cameron Lilly,
Like most parents, Reina would sacrifice everything to ensure her child's well-being. Being a single mother means she has to work even harder to provide the everyday basics necessary for her daughter to have a happy, healthy and stable childhood. This video provides a glimpse into no only Reina's life, but the lives of more than 450,000 Central Florida families subsisting on less than $25,000 per year.
What happens when children are forced to live in poverty. It is much more prevalent than you think. Julia Rosenber is a 5th grade student from Veterans Elementary School in Pasco County Florida This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx