Hipsters on food stamps
“I’m sort of a foodie, and I’m not going to do ... card — food stamps — to feed her family. (Her blog is now password-protected.) “You’re hosting dinner parties and buying cases of wine — on taxpayers’ money!” one person wrote. “Your ...
Part I: The secret life of a food stamp
Ballard is a widow in her forties, with a part-time job at the discount store Dollar General, where she tries to get as many shifts as she can. Ballard's food stamp card, officially known as an Electronic Benefits Transfer or EBT ... your tax dollars are ...
EBT card food stamp recipients ransack Wal-Mart stores, stealing carts full of food during federal computer glitch
(NaturalNews) When the federal EBT food stamp ... against your will, and a significant portion of that money is going to pay for the "benefits" of many people who flat-out refuse to work or to take any responsibility for their own lives. Why does any ...
Panera CEO Takes The Food Stamps Challenge
It isn't even an issue of food. It's an issue of your life and how do you go forward ... tying food stamps to maybe work training programs in order to get them, some of the changes that were made to welfare. We'll pick that up another time.
Food stamps: why recipients are haunted by stigmas and misconceptions
Not only are they struggling to correct misconceptions about the Snap program, but they have been battling misconceptions about the work they do as well. Last year, when the Washington Post ran its Pulitzer prize-winning series on food stamps, one of the ...