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US Food Stamp use swells to a record 47.8 million

By Kate Randall 29 March 2013   FOR FULL ARTICLE: http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2013/03/29/food-m29.html A record number of Americans are using food stamps, known today as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Despite official proclamations that the recession has ended and an economic … Continue reading

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“When Welfare Undermines Work Ethic” – The New York Times

By Michael Tanner May 5 2013 There is nothing to suggest that people on welfare are lazy. But there is also nothing to suggest that they are stupid. If you pay someone as much for not working as you do … Continue reading

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