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Are Food Stamps Just a Modern Day Soup Kitchen?

Robert1495 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 8:01 AM
Yes, i paid my union dues regularly. My dean was fired and my supervisor quit abruptly. I looked for a lawyer to sue the school but was told, this being a small town, no private citizen could hope to win a case against the school. And the union didn't seem to want to offer any help. Hopeless. And I still will use food stamps - I have to. Regardless of the comments!

Are Food Stamps Just a Modern Day Soup Kitchen? That's the argument being made by liberal economist and New York Times Columnist Paul Krugman, the guy MoveOn.org wanted to replace Timothy Geithner as Treasury Secretary.

“We have in some ways made things more civilized, but also more invisible,” Krugman said Friday during an interview with Bill Moyers on “Moyers & Company” on PBS.

“Somebody said that food stamps are the soup kitchens of the modern Depression, that there are a lot of people who would be standing in line to get that soup who...