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"A Place at the Table": New Documentary Speaks Out on Solving Hunger in America
Originally Posted: 03/01/2013 - 11:26am | Type: Blog

A new documentary from the producers of Food, Inc. premieres today, serving up the critical problem of rising hunger in the United States with a surprising thesis: we’ve already solved it. ...

The Morning News: Monday, Nov. 28, 2011
Originally Posted: 11/28/2011 - 3:08pm | Type: Blog

The Morning News: Monday, Nov. 28, 2011 THE NEW YORK TIMES: Policy-Making Billionaires OVER the past 30 years, as the gap between wealthy and poor grew ever wider, total phi ...

Fighting Poverty with the Food Stamp Challenge
Originally Posted: 10/25/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

What would it be like to eat on a budget of $4.50 a day, the average daily allotment for the 45 million Americans who use food stamps? What would it be like to eat on a budget of ...

Picture This
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

Picture this: Hundreds of thousands of women, men, and children plod across barren cracked earth. Picture this: Hundreds of thousands of women, men, and children plod across bar ...