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Food, farming, and hunger

Infographic: US food aid and the value of our dollars

There are two grocery stores in my neighborhood. One features soft lighting, spacious aisles, and well-labeled shelves of neatly stacked items. The other is a chaos of glaring fluorescence, where you’re likely to get sideswiped by another shopper’s overstuffed cart as you swerve between haphazard piles of random food products. But when I compared my […]

Food, farming, and hunger

Fixing Our Mistakes

By changing the way we provide food aid, the US can help fight a global crisis.