Catholic Charities Fort Worth makes a rather audacious claim: Ending poverty is possible. The ambitious mantra literally decorates the walls of its light-filled facility, located just south of downtown, and it permeated the discussion during the nonprofit’s KNOW Poverty lunch hour. I’d been invited by a friend to attend the information session, as an opportunity for Catholic Charities’ supporters to learn more about how the organization plans to achieve its bold objective.
Unless you were hiding under a rock for the entirety of 2016, you knew that the first year of Donald Trump’s presidency was going to be rocky. But no one could anticipate it would get quite this bad this quickly. Just over 100 days into Donald Trump’s presidency, FBI Director James Comey has been fired and allegations that before his removal, the president tried to dissuade him from continuing his investigation into the ousted National Security Advisor have dominated headlines for days.