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Why the 'Food Stamp Challenge' isn't as progressive (or informative) as some think

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Why the 'Food Stamp Challenge' isn't as progressive (or informative) as some think

Lizard | Nov 20, 2013 05:11 AM

I know there are those who have taken great pride in trying out a limited budget or a food stamp budget. They make use of their surfeit of time, energy, and money for transportation, in order to make some kind of point (the likes of which I'll refrain from surmising here).

Well, here's a piece that takes the progressive gloss off this game, to uncover the neoliberal assumptions about food insecurity.

http://scienceblogs.com/casaubonsbook...

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