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Save Your Food and Help the Hungry ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, food, waste, environment, protection )

- 1644 days ago -
50 million Americans face hunger on a daily basis, while 40 percent of all food produced in the U.S. is wasted. This adds up to more than 250 pounds of wasted food per person, for the approximately 312.7 million people living in the U.S. Something needs
Welfare Penalty for 'Bad' Parents....................
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, waste, welfare, children, drugs, alcohol, gambling )

- 3979 days ago -
ALL parents - black and white - who waste welfare money on alcohol, drugs or gambling, or do not send their children to school, will lose access to up to 40 per cent of their payments.
La Cuisine Des Perdus: The Art of Eating Old Stuff
Society & Culture  (tags: world, culture, food, leftovers, delicious, waste, humans, health, society, ethics, interesting, good news, family )

- 1384 days ago -
There were leftover tortillas in my house last week, quickly going stale. There were tomatillos in the market. For a sometime Texan, this means just one thing: chilaquiles. OK, let me back up.
Excess Food Should Feed The Hungry, Not A Dumpster!
Society & Culture  (tags: food, grocery stores, restaurant, waste, petitions )

- 691 days ago -
Every year food service providers throw away billions of pounds of excess usable food. Tell them to give it to the hungry!
Wasteful Aid Agencies Use Gas-Guzzlers to Go to the Shops
Society & Culture  (tags: society, activists, waste )

- 3854 days ago -
Charities such as Oxfam, Save the Children and Médecins Sans Frontières could divert millions of pounds of donor money from their vehicles to people who need food, medicine and water, according to the findings
On World Environment Day, UN Spotlights 'Absurdity' of Global Food Waste
Society & Culture  (tags: children, death, environment, ethics, foodprint, health, humans, interesting, safety, society, U.N., waste, world )

- 1813 days ago -
5 June 2013 - With tons of edible produce squandered each year - never making it from farm to fork - senior United Nations officials are issuing a call on World Environment Day to "reduce your foodprint!," urging everyone to help curb the massive loss ...
One Person's Dumpster Is Another's Diner: "Living Beyond Capitalism"
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, freegan, food, dumpster diving, waste, garbage, recycling )

- 4081 days ago -
A subculture of people make a statement by living off the waste of millions: urban foraging, hopping trains, volunteering in lieu of working a paying job, repairing things like bikes and clothes instead of buying new ones, squatting instead of paying rent

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