A growing number of states are booting poor people from assistance programs.
Expanding access to fresh and local food is smart for people and the planet.
Politicians are slashing taxes for folks who dine on caviar while making it harder for the needy to put food on the table.
The last thing food stamp recipients need is rich politicians telling them what they can and can't eat.
Congress is gutting vital programs for the poor while heaping billions of dollars of relief on a few wealthy families.
The government shouldn’t deny food stamps on the basis of a criminal record.
No statistical contortion can hide the growing divide between the 1 percent and everyone else.
Drug-testing for food stamps wastes taxpayer money and stigmatizes economic hardship.