Sasha Abramsky's Notes From The Road

December 14, 2011

Initial Impressions

As I have traveled around the country these past months, chronicling stories of hardship in 2011 America, three things have struck me with particular force:

The first is the sheer...

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Tags: housing, hunger


December 14, 2011

Red Herrings and Hunger

Earlier this week, political leaders in Washington, D.C., launched a plan to ban millionaires from accessing food stamps. It sounded good, as if those in charge of steering the ship of...

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Tags: hunger