Poverty, hunger are growing across the U.S. not seen since Depression
A recent issue of USA Today had a four page pullout section that stood out like a thumb just hit by a hammer.
The headline on this section — “Hunger in the USA.” The cover story addressed something that dates back to the Great Depression or even before that, in the Middle Ages — gleaning. Yup, children, adults and the hungry were picture roaming through apple orchards with bags slung over their shoulders looking for fallen apples.
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