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Why November 1st Means Hungry Bellies For Many American Children
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There is an automatic cut scheduled for November 1st which will skim roughly $5 billion from the federal food-stamp program over the next year. What does that mean for the 47 million Americans receiving benefits? According to The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities “the cut is equivalent to about 16 meals a month for a family of three…”

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Demand Mayor Rahm Emanuel Resign!

For over a year, Mayor Rahm Emanuel knew about the gruesome murder of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald at the hands of Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke. In fact, it wasn’t until a journalist sued the city of Chicago to get video footage of the murder released and the Black community rose up in protest that Mayor Emanuel finally decided to …