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Help is on the way!

Postby jonnygothispen » Tue Oct 04, 2011 5:20 pm

Leave it to Sesame Street to step up when few are...

http://news.yahoo.com/hungry-muppet-app ... 11449.html
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A new poverty-stricken Muppet will highlight the issue of hunger struggles on an episode of "Sesame Street", the show said in a statement on Tuesday...

The new Muppet will bring awareness to the ongoing hunger struggles that families face in the United States, the show said.

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Re: Help is on the way!

Postby Beaver » Sat Oct 15, 2011 10:52 am

I hope Sesame street will solve the problem.

More Americans than Chinese can’t put food on the table
http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/mor ... 52601.html
"The number of Americans who lack access to basic necessities like food and health care is now higher than it was at the peak of the Great Recession, a survey released Thursday found. And in a finding that could worsen fears of U.S. decline, the share of Americans struggling to put food on the table is now three times as large as the share of the Chinese population in the same position."


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