Explosion of food poverty in the US & UK

It’s so great that Capitalism is the most efficient way of providing goods and services to humanity. And we are so lucky to live in the “wealthy West”………

So how come 45.7 million Americans and 13 million UK citizens have to rely on food parcels in order to have enough to eat?!

This edition of BBC Radio 4‘s  Food Programme, tells you all about it. In the UK you can listen to the programme on the BBC website here

For those of you in the US or Europe here is a ropey rip from the BBC site.


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