Joel Berg, executive director of the New York City Coalition Against Hunger, offers his solutions for ending hunger in America.
In this story, 2 working parents strive to put healthy food on the table for their family. It’s not always an easy task.
While some may call it “class warfare”, to others like Joel Berg, income inequality in America is fundamentally unjust.
Across the nation, organic and locally grown foods are more available than ever before, but the affordability gap has increased hurting low income families the most.
It’s not a pretty picture. This gritty reality may force a re-examination of our values and our beliefs about people caught within the throes of poverty.