By Sy Mukherjee on November 25, 2013
Americans who rely on SNAP benefits to buy food don't have access to healthy foods. It doesn't have to be that way.
By Alan Pyke on November 20, 2013
The country's largest anti-hunger program will shrink on its own if Congress just gets out of the way.
By Scott Keyes on November 18, 2013
With the majority of its workers making less than a living wage, one Walmart is holding a food drive for its own employees.
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By Alan Pyke on November 15, 2013
Breakfast in the Classroom programs improve students' lives at low cost, but federal cuts are looming for school meals.
By Joe Romm on November 11, 2013
We will have to work as hard as possible to make sure we don’t leave a world of wars to our children. That means avoiding decades if not centuries of strife and conflict from catastrophic climate change.
By Bryce Covert on November 8, 2013
Other schools have chosen to provide all students with free breakfast and lunch, which will boost their academic success.
By Joanna M. Foster on November 5, 2013
A report by the World Bank shows how saving the world's ice saves lives today.
By Alan Pyke on October 11, 2013
50,000 North Carolina WIC recipients can breathe a little easier, though it's not clear what changed.
By Alan Pyke on October 10, 2013
An expiring Recovery Act provision means increased hardship for food stamps recipients.
By Alan Pyke on October 9, 2013
After initial confusion, WIC recipients thought they'd been spared from the shutdown. Not so in North Carolina.