• October 29, 2013
    Today, 48 million people -- including 21 million children -- will see their food stamp benefits reduced.
  • October 24, 2013 | Moyers & Company
    Take a look inside America’s first nonprofit grocery store, which is bringing fresh food to a struggling community in Pennsylvania.
  • October 8, 2013
    The right-wing echo chamber has vilified food stamp users with a variety of absurd lies and myths. As a result, people will go hungry.
  • September 4, 2013
    A new USDA report released today says that millions of Americans live in food-insecure households. Child hunger expert Dr. Mariana Chilton explains why programs like SNAP and WIC need to be expanded.
  • August 21, 2013
    A new report released by the Cato Institute claims that the "current welfare system provides such a high level of benefits that it acts as a disincen­tive for work.”
  • August 9, 2013
    Paul Ryan declined to invite struggling mother Tianna Gaines-Turner to speak before his poverty hearing, but here's what she would have said.
  • August 2, 2013
    Congressman Jim McDermott described Ryan's hearing on poverty perfectly when he said: “This hearing is surreal… You are not living in the real world.”
  • July 31, 2013 | Moyers & Company
    Kristi Jacobson and Mariana Chilton reveal tragic truths about hunger and food insecurity in America.
  • July 30, 2013
    House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan has the opportunity to listen to and learn from an advocate on the front lines of the poverty battle tomorrow. Will he take it?
  • July 29, 2013
    In contrast to rubbish that passes for conversation about hunger in Congress, NYC's recent Forum on the Future of Food offered substantive food for thought.