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The Right to Food

| May 29, 2013

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Screen Shot 2013-05-29 at 9.59.48 AM“Today, one in six Americans live in a household that is food insecure, meaning they cannot afford adequate food. Of these 50 million individuals, 17 million are children.

Nourishing Change: Fulfilling the Right to Food in the United States argues that the United States has failed to adequately address its national food security crisis. The report urges the government to recognize access to sufficient, nutritious food as a basic human right and to focus on fulfilling the right to adequate food for all Americans.” – International Human Rights Clinic

Read the entire report here. 

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