The Urban Inquirer
A blog produced by students at Queens College, CUNY

  Reflection #2 Over the course of studying about urban life, many of my opinions have changed because I’ve learned so much more about the topic. I found welfare to be a really interesting discussion over the past semester. I find it crazy how many Americans are on welfare and how many of them are […]

Welfare in the US has become one of the most debated topics. There is an incredible amount of people dependent on welfare, and the numbers only increase. Now we have 23.1% of the US population on welfare. That is 52.2 million people and $1084 billion spent on welfare in the 2016 fiscal year . Many argue […]