As Shutdown Drags On, Can Americans Afford to Go Without a Paycheck? | WBEZ
Skip to main content

The Takeaway

As Shutdown Drags On, Can Americans Afford to Go Without a Paycheck?

As Shutdown Drags On, Can Americans Afford to Go Without a Paycheck?

There isn't good data on the number of Americans living paycheck to paycheck, but the truth is, many Americans have lived that way at some point in their lives.

Misdemeanors: Why One Lawyer Says They're Making America More Unequal

Charged with a misdemeanor? You could be swept into a massive, unfair system.

"They're Willing to Pay Such a Price": How Women Flee Saudi Arabia

Although the Saudi Crown Prince has been seen as a champion for women's rights, women are fleeing his regime.

Another Death at the Home of Political Donor Ed Buck

Once again, a black man has been found dead inside the home of Democratic activist and donor Ed Buck.

Guest:

Harry Holzer

Alexandra Natapoff

Sarah Aziza

Neal Broverman

You can connect with The Takeaway on TwitterFacebookInstagram or on our show page at TheTakeaway.org.

Get the WBEZ App

Download the best live and on-demand public radio experience. Find out more.

CLOSE X