Food Banks Feed People. Why don't they fight hunger?
Everyone knows that food banks feed hungry people. There are more than two hundred of them in the United States, usually working as large distribution depots that supply regional charities through a hub-and-spoke system.
Why Food Waste Can Only Remedy- Not Solve- Hunger.
In his new book food security expert Andrew Fisher argues that it’s time to take a deeper look at what the anti-hunger movement is really achieving in the U.S.
"Andrew Fisher follows in the tradition of Nestle (2002), Patel (2007), Pollan (2006), Schlosser (2001), and Winne (2008) by writing critically about the political economy of food for a general, non-academic audience."
Currently touring the UK with his book, Big Hunger, community food campaigner Andy Fisher of Portland, Oregon, claims the relationship between corporations and food aid in the US is not always as healthy or as charitable as it seems.