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A Pause for Reflection

The past few months have been a whirlwind.  When I started out on this venture I wasn’t sure what to expect.  I told myself just put one foot in front of the other and take baby steps.  705 more words

Food Insecurity

I am a cook in the US Senate but I still need food stamps to feed my children

By Bertrand Olotara

Every day, I serve food to some of the most powerful people on earth – including many of the senators who are running for president: I’m a cook for the federal contractor that runs the US Senate cafeteria. 245 more words

News From The Soul Brother

Unlike Gwyneth Paltrow, millennials understand the reality of food stamps

By Jana Kasperkevic

If she was true to her word, Gwyneth Paltrow should be finishing up her food stamp challenge having spent a week trying to survive on $29 worth of food. 272 more words

News From The Soul Brother

Let's Stamp Out Hunger On May 9th | Nationwide

On Saturday, May 9, the National Association of Letter Carriers’ Food Drive will once again spread out across America to help provide assistance to Americans who are struggling with hunger. 87 more words

Breaking news: Gwenyth Paltrow unable to survive on limes and tortillas for a week.

You’ve no doubt heard about New York Food Bank’s challenge to survive on the amount provided by the U.S.’s SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program, or Food Stamps), and that Gwenyth Paltrow couldn’t make it four days. 281 more words

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Crossing the Line

I know I’ve been away, dear readers. Life hit hard, but I am back! And this story has truly insipired me.
I first read about this the other morning. 776 more words

Cultural Awareness