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One Step Too Far

I really truly believe that Democrats think they’re doing good for America. I think they really truly believe that the way to a better society for everybody is to help out those less able to care for themselves…and do it from the government, not charities. 512 more words

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STUDENTS CREATE SALT BLACK MARKETS IN CAFETERIAS TO FIGHT MICHELLE MY BUTT'S SCHOOL LUNCHES

FB: “Children are creating their own black markets to trade and sell salt due to First Lady Michelle Obama’s school lunch rules. During a hearing before the House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education, chaired by Rep. 173 more words

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FREEDOM FRIES: TEXAS REPEALS BAN ON DEEP FRYERS AT SCHOOLS

AP: “It’s about freedom, not the fries. So says new Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller, who announced Thursday that the state is repealing a decade-old ban on deep fryers in public schools—an unappetizing reversal to national health advocates, school nutritionists and even his predecessor in the post.” 94 more words

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BALTIMORE SCHOOLS PROVIDING FREE MEALS FOR ALL

Baltimore Sun: “For the first time in the history of the school lunch program, all children in Baltimore are created equal. Beginning this week, every student in the city, regardless of income level, is being offered free breakfast and lunch under a federal program that allows school districts to eliminate a decades-old meal-subsidy structure for students in high-poverty schools.” 108 more words

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Food As Medicine Goes to School

Most of our exploration on this documentary film has been on addressing adult chronic illness with diet.  We’ve learned that no matter what age, it’s never too late to change the way you eat to start seeing differences in your health.   280 more words

Documentary

Uh Oh! Michelle Is Fighting Back On School Lunches!

You’ve seen the pictures by now of the half masticated piece of fish that ended up being served to a student at a school somewhere. That along with three French fries, and a dab of ketchup the size of a dime qualified as “school lunch” under Michelle Ma Belle’s school lunch program, right? 452 more words

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How Six of the Largest U.S. School Districts Hope to Make School Lunch More Sustainable

THE Urban School Food Alliance announced earlier this week that it will start using compostable round plates in school lunchrooms instead of traditional polystyrene trays. The Alliance includes six of the largest school districts in the nation, including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami-Dade, Dallas, and Orlando. 768 more words

The Crow Crusades