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.
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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.
By Alan Pyke on October 4, 2013
The Republican desire to rewrite safety net programs to reward work collides with their shutdown push.
By Bryce Covert on October 3, 2013
Dallas is the latest district to offer free meals to all of its students, regardless of income.
By Aviva Shen on October 2, 2013
The government shutdown will cripple federal food assistance programs when food banks need them the most.
By Alan Pyke on October 2, 2013
Bill Kristol thinks Republicans should carry the shutdown fight on for a couple weeks.