Conservative Pundit Takes Three-Strikes for Blaming Baltimore’s Poor

New America Media, Commentary, Paul Kleyman, Posted: May 02, 2015

Conservative pundits say Baltimore stems from diminished personal responsibility--not brutality, foreclosures, joblessness and other strikes against the poor.




Experts, Seniors Tell CA Lawmakers 'Hear Us' on Rising Elder Poverty

New America Media, News Report, Paul Kleyman, Posted: Mar 24, 2015

Seniors told California lawmakers, “Listen to us” at a hearing on rising poverty among elders, straining their food, income, health and housing.




'Age of Dignity' Author, Caregivers Call for Home-Worker & Immigrant Rights

New America Media, News Report, Paul Kleyman, Posted: Mar 09, 2015

Author and MacArthur “genius” Ai-Jen Poo joined eldercare workers to call for job rights and immigration reform as they serve a fast-aging U.S. population.




Study: Women, Minorities Pay Higher Effective Social Security Rate

New America Media, News Analysis, Paul Kleyman, Posted: Jan 22, 2015

President Obama’s State-of-the-Union plan would help workers start 401(k)s. But experts say he should also act to make Social Security taxes more equitable.




My Civil Rights Year—Selma, Louisiana and Mrs. Caulfield’s Butterbeans

New America Media, First Person, Paul Kleyman, Posted: Jan 09, 2015

Just two of us in a parking lot, uninsulated by the National Guard. What had I got myself into?




Study: Doctors Choose Different Plan for Dying Patients Than for Themselves

New America Media, News Report, Paul Kleyman, Posted: Jun 02, 2014

A new study of 1,100 doctors says all give patients high-tech end-of-life treatment, but choose comfort care for themselves.




La recesión deja a familias étnicas 'más allá de arruinados'

New America Media, News Report, Paul Kleyman, Posted: May 30, 2014

Los afroamericanos, hispanos y asiáticos estadounidenses se enfrentan a un "golpe cuádruple" económico, según un nuevo estudio.




FACTS ON ETHNIC ELDERS: Recession Leaves Ethnic Families 'Beyond Broke'

New America Media, News Report, Paul Kleyman, Posted: May 19, 2014

New studies show ethnic families are on the short end of the recession’s economic “recovery” with retirement income hit especially hard.




Black Health Expert Views New CA Program From the Pew

New America Media, News Analysis, Paul Kleyman, Posted: Mar 25, 2014

A former San Diego health official—also a stroke patient—analyzes a new California poverty program, and points out the role of family and black churches.




Viejo y pobre en Tech City

New America Media, News Report, Paul Kleyman, Posted: Mar 11, 2014

San Francisco está recibiendo una gran atención de todo el país debido a su auge tecnológico y a su notable recuperación económica después de la recesión. Empresas de tecnología como Twitter y Yammer de Microsoft se están estableciendo en el sector conocido como Ciudad Central.