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Liquid Diet - Day 9

I felt really good today.  I was in a great mood and I had a lot more energy.  I had my last chocolate Muscle Milk shake for breakfast and was hoping my Syntrax Nectar grape protein powder would be delivered before lunch. 483 more words

Before Surgery

but for the grace of privilege...

When I was in my early twenties, I learned how to ignore a growling stomach. This is a life skill that has continued to be beneficial, and one I’m sure many people have, but nobody really talks about. 1,002 more words

Random Rambling

Going hungry on government assistance

The SNAP program is nonsense.

The average recipient has $6.40 a day to spend on food?

$6.40?!?!?

Think about the things in society that you can buy with $6.40. 308 more words

New York Times

Ethiopian State of Emergency May Deepen Human Rights Violations and Humanitarian Crises

BY: KATIE DOBOSZ KENNEY

On February 16, 2018, the Ethiopian government declared a state of emergency in the wake of the resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, head of the nation’s ruling party- the EPDRF, amid rising political tensions and civil unrest. 448 more words

Global Tracker

Austerity Britain

Suffer little children
for the want of bread.
Suffer little children
needing to be fed.
Poor little children
abandoned in need.
Poor little children
starved by deed. 14 more words

Poetry

seeds

Out of my skin grow

hungry lines of fish-color

I eat the seeds too.

Poetry

Venezuelans are starving amid economic crisis, food shortages

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro, right, and his wife Cilia Flores

Reuters

February 22, 2018 | 1:49am

CARACAS – Venezuelans reported losing on average 24 lbs in body weight last year and almost 90 percent now live in poverty, according to a new university study on the impact of  442 more words