July 13, 2012 / BY AIM√ČE CASTENELL Oh, SNAP! Congress may cut food stamps funding

In light of the ongoing economic crisis — including stubbornly high rates of joblessness and food insecurity — it's imperative that healthy food, hungry people and struggling family farmers come first. Melissa Harris-Perry breaks down the Farm Bill and what's at stake for Black folks when we talk about food stamps (also known as SNAP, or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), food insecurity and economic justice.

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