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The numbers are staggering: US is ‘world leader’ in child poverty

Date: April 16, 2015 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, News, News,

Source: America’s wealth grew by 60 percent in the past six years, by over $30 trillion. In approximately the same time, the number of homeless children has also grown by 60 percent. Financier and CEO Peter Schiff said, “People don’t go hungry in a capitalist economy.” The 16 million kids on food stamps know what it’s like to go …

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United Against Hunger – Standing Up For Justice

Date: December 30, 2010 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, Past Events, Past Events All, Take Action,

ICNA CSJ led the nationwide campaign of ICNA ‘United Against Hunger – Standing Up for Justice’ in the month of October 2010. The following were the main features of the campaign: – A webpage was created on the hunger campaign – 100,000 postcards were distributed – 100,000 4-page brochure on the issue of ‘hunger in America’ were distributed – 6000 …