Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Defending government funding of food support programs

Garden cabbage
“Justice comes before charity… Everyone has a right to eat, and therefore there is a governmental responsibility to ensure everyone’s capacity to eat. Love and care makes a difference, but the issues are so big there isn’t sufficient charitable dollars there.” - Sister Simone Campbell

To read further, or watch a video of Sister Simone Campbell's defense of government support programs to feed those in need, check out "Sister Simone Defends the Safety Net" c/o Moyers and Company.

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