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The Crisis of Hunger Stricken New Yorkers

By: Chanel Vasquez

In a wealthy city as New York is 1.4 million individuals rely on 1,000 food pantries and soup kitchens to eat. This leads to an increase of 200,000 people in five years, which forces city programs to struggle and keep up with the demand. 206 more words

Facts About Hunger:

From CNN’s blog Eatology, and Jilly Stephens (Executive Director of City Harvest.) 

1. According to the USDA, 50 million people, or 16.6% of Americans, live in… 70 more words

Magneto And Professor X Take Manhattan... Or Something Like That!

Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen have just wrapped up the very successful Broadway shows No Man’s Land and Waiting For Godot in NYC, and took to Twitter to say their goodbyes. 144 more words

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Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen Auction Coney Island Tees for Charity

A series of photos of actors Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen hamming it up at New York City tourist spots during rehearsals for their Broadway run in… 476 more words

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