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'Box up that crap and send it to the WH': Students organize school lunch boycotts

As WGHP reported last week, hundreds of students at Farmington High School in Farmington, Conn., used Facebook to organize a school lunch boycott, claiming that lunches were raw or undercooked and contained the occasional hair. 625 more words

US Politics

The School Lunch Debacle

I usually try to lay off of anything political in everyday conversation, and especially in blogging. It’s very easy to get into a political conversation with someone you like and suddenly you don’t like them anymore. 738 more words

School Lunches

Breadsticks, Pizza, Fries, Oh My: Should Public Schools Serve Junk Food?

It’s no secret: Many people like junk food.

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, obesity in the United States has doubled in children aged 6 to 11 and almost quadrupled in adolescents aged 12 to 19 in the past 30 years. 643 more words