Hunger in the News

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July 22, 2016
by Dan Michel

The Return of American Hunger | The Atlantic

Learn how an uneven economic recovery and new restrictions on SNAP (formally the food stamp program) have kept the number of Americans struggling with hunger steady, and our network at full capacity, despite positive economic indicators.

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6 Startling Facts About Child Hunger in the U.S. – and How You Can Help | Mashable

The full story of child hunger is more complex when you look under the surface. Read this article to see the unique challenges summer brings to children facing hunger and to the nonprofits who serve them.

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A Simple Change That Could Help Solve One of the Biggest Problems Facing Poor People | The Washington Post

Many Americans struggling with hunger live in areas with little to no access to grocery stores, commonly called food deserts. Learn how a new technology solution the USDA is piloting could potentially increase access to healthy and fresh food for these Americans.

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Hunger in the News is a weekly summary of news articles that elevate the conversation of hunger and the issues affecting food insecurity in the U.S. The links contained in this summary direct you to websites that have content that is not controlled by Feeding America.

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