The Return of American Hunger

A man eats lunch at the Capuchin Soup Kitchen, where hundreds of people receive food and supplies everyday, in Detroit, Michigan, December 9, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (UNITED STATES) - RTR25A82

A man eats lunch at the Capuchin Soup Kitchen, where hundreds of people receive food and supplies everyday, in Detroit, Michigan, December 9, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (UNITED STATES) – RTR25A82

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NED RESNIKOFF JUL 19, 2016

By a handful of indicators—unemployment rates, overall economic growth, even average hourly earnings—the U.S. economy isn’t doing so badly right now.

And yet, when it comes to the number of Americans who go hungry, it’s almost like the recovery never happened. Read more at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/07/the-return-of-american-hunger/492062/?utm_source=atltw