Maybe we can’t solve intractable problems of hunger and food insecurity in America, but we certainly could do much more to help to improve the lives of many that would also benefit society as a whole.
The director of the Animal Law Clinic at Lewis and Clark Law School discusses the animal welfare laws pertaining to factory farms.
What if in the name of reducing the federal deficit, taxpayers helped sponsor programs that increased the rates of diabetes, heart disease, and cancer upon the general public?
We would do well to listen to what Rachel Bristol, longtime CEO of the Portland Food Bank has to say on the subject of poverty and food insecurity in the U.S.
Earl Blumenauer feels that the 2012 Farm Bill should benefit the majority of hard working farmers— not a small minority as currently exists.