Sadly, we can tout these reports, studies and findings all done by well respected economists, academics and social policy experts and the conservatives, be they republican classic or tea party will turn a blind eye and a deaf ear because it does not fit into their worldview. 224 more words
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Fast Food Workers Strike
What they need is to start organizing, contacting upper management and propose starting a works council at the local levels and co-determination boards at the executive level, which you can read about… 255 more words
The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)’s Office of Public Witness invites us to write to our Members of Congress now and tell them that you support a comprehensive, fair, faithful Farm Bill… 552 more words
I thought that point was obvious. But apparently, there remains some debate because on November 1, 2013, the federal government effectively cut 5 billion dollars from the most powerful anti-hunger program in our country – food stamps (or SNAP as it is now called, which stands for Supplemental Nutrition and Assistance Program). 475 more words