Many colleges have opened food pantries to make sure that students don’t go hungry
Food insecurity rises on college campuses as tuition increases and more low-income students enroll.
oldParasiteSingle: Conservatard & Libertarian wonks have criticized the hell out of this journalistic piece, but all the other press outlets are all running with it too this week. I will take the washingtonpost Wonk blog over any shitty Cato institute whitewash for their Koch brothers masters. The Cato assholes just have a one page dissent were they claim that “American college students are fatter than they ever have been before” However, malnutrition in America is not solely based on availability of calories. The article basically is an end run around the Koch brothers plans to slash the school lunch program in 2015
USA Today National Reporter Marisol Bello talks about her article on the social and economic ramifications of food insecurity.
The discussion is taking place again because Teapublicans & conservatards are rallying around Paul Ryan and the Koch brothers on a 2014 campaign platform of cutting SNAP benefits. They can’t kill Obamacare so slashing food stamps is their second biggest choice (Paul ARyan’s first choice)
Julian Assange went mano-a-mano with a man of god at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London on Easter Sunday. The WikiLeaks founder met with boxing champion Solomon Egberime, then had a sparring match with Father David Smith (a.k.a. ‘Fighting’ Father Da…
April 19, 2014. See Chelsea Manning’s new defense team, Nancy Hollander and Vincent Ward, give their first public presentation alongside NSA whistleblower Thomas Drake, FBI whistleblower Mike German, and Support Network Organizer Emma Cape.
April 23, 2014. Today, a judge in Leavenworth, Kansas, has granted PVT Manning’s petition to change her name legally to “Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.” Chelsea has issued this statement in response.
oldParasiteSingle: Looks like this music bash begins today, April 24 2014. Rebel Diaz showing up means the audience will probably be big.
We are farmers and tribal members from the route along the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline and we just rode into Washington DC on horseback and set up …
Planned new rules would allow an Internet provider to negotiate separately with content companies and charge them for priority service.
An explosion at a Southwestern Wyoming natural gas processing plant Wednesday afternoon forced the evacuation of a nearby town, a precautionary step for fear the fire could have escalated, an