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Food Desert

While Allan made a good point I was mostly interested in the point Sarah Kliff’s article made. Sure you put a grocery store inside of a low-income neighborhood but does it really change the eating habits of the neighborhood? Personally … Continue reading

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Meta: Keep out of it America! No wait, keep helping, No wait…

We as a group cannot reach a unanimous decision on the best way for America to help out with the problems of drug-trafficking and child labor. Should we kick those children out of job they need to support their families, … Continue reading

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Getting Rid of Shame

In both of the of the readings the issue of shame and poverty is brought up. Bambara mentions feeling it when told to enter the toy shop and Barbie talks about it when discussing her past. Specifically she speaks about … Continue reading

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Meta Post: Vague?

Reading through the launch and query posts I noticed a common word being used to describe Farmer’s article: vague. That he is not clear as to what action should be taken, yet continuously calls those who are prosperous to action. … Continue reading

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