Sunday August 2nd, 2015, 6:27 pm (EDT)

Sheila Collins

Let Them Eat Ketchup!

Let Them Eat Ketchup!

The Politics of Poverty and Inequality

Let Them Eat Ketchup! — the title comes from a Reagan administration decision to classify ketchup as a vegetable in federal school lunch programs — explains: how governments define and measure poverty, how and why official definitions of poverty fall short, and the failure to deal with the real suffering and inequality in our “class-free” society. … | more |