1. Dittohead not!

    Hunger as a weapon of war

    I saw this on 60 minutes last night. What a nightmare: War and hunger They're feeding desperate, starving people, and have to dodge bullets to do it. Heroes, but they're fighting a losing battle. How sad. Refugee camp: This is the largest in the world, built for 130,000, but to...
  2. GordonGecko

    Fox and CNN lay out rules for GOP Debate Hunger Games

    Fox and CNN lay out rules for GOP Debate Hunger Games « Hot Air The ironic thing here is ....the hated-by-the-Right CNN is going to allow ALL the Republican Hopefuls an opportunity to express their views on TV.... while the beloved-by-the-Right Fox News will be limiting the exposure to...
  3. meridian5455

    Loretta Lynch supporters stage hunger strike to urge confirmation

    Loretta Lynch is still waiting to be confirmed as attorney general, and her allies are hoping a hunger strike will do the trick. The advocacy group founded by the Rev. Al Sharpton, along with female civil-rights leaders, are launching the hunger strike – where groups of fasters will alternate...
  4. Use Caution

    California's mass prison hunger strike enters fourth day

    "The number of California prison inmates on a hunger strike dramatically dropped Thursday, but 12,000 inmates still refused to eat for a fourth consecutive day to protest the common use of long-term isolation. For the frist three days of the strike, 29,000 inmates participated." California's...
  5. meridian5455

    United Nations solution for solving world hunger

    UN: Eat more insects; good for you, good for world The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now.Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they...
  6. BDBoop

    Obama to Seek Closing Amid Hunger Strike at Guantánamo Better luck this time, Sir.[/FONT][/COLOR]
  7. repealaumf

    AUMF Hunger Strike of #IronBoltBruce Week 1 (Day 8) Status

    #AumfHungerStrike: AUMF Hunger Strike of #IronBoltBruce Week 1 ( Day 8 ) Status: Weight Lost: 14lbs; Resolve Lost: None. #AUMF #NDAA #Drones | AUMF Hunger Strike Called to Demand Repeal of 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force | VVV Public Relations: BPR + Guerrilla Marketing...
  8. repealaumf

    Hunger Strike: #DirectAction to #DemandAction to Repeal AUMF 2001 (#AumfHungerStrike)

    Hunger Strike: #DirectAction to #DemandAction to Repeal AUMF 2001 (#AumfHungerStrike) Veteran rights activist calls on American grandparents and other concerned citizens to join #AumfHungerStrike, a nationwide hunger strike to last until AUMF 2001, the post-9/11 Authorization for Use of...
  9. M

    Free will and hunger

    How can we have free will and experience hunger? All living things are coerced into doing things by hunger, hunger is painful and cannot be ignored. Even the most intelligent human will, when hungry, think only of acquiring food. Our actions are governed by hunger, thirst, tiredness, the need...
  10. Dr Sampson Simpson

    The Hunger Games

    I just read the Hunger Games trilogy and loved it, flew threw the books, was reading one a week. Didn't want to put it down. I need really good books to read as for a while everything I read was a little boring
  11. HenryPorter

    Another Racism Thread: Some 'Hunger Games' fans upset that character of Rue is black

    I found this to be a little surprising that a main character in a popular movie should be black as cause for racist attacks. I suppose I shouldn't be. Since Obama's election we have been reminded constantly that to many, blacks aren't quite as equal as whites. "Even though the character of...
  12. Rev. Hellh0und

    Congressman on hunger strike to show solidarity with Occupy

    Since when is a 24hr fast a "hunger strike"? I agree with these protestors that DC residents should get these things. but come now, it's not a "hunger strike" if it's only a day.
  13. meridian5455

    Thousands of California prisoners on hunger strike

    CNN) -- Thousands of California state prisoners, angry about what they call harsh treatment, have been on a hunger strike that enters its ninth day Tuesday.There could be as many as 12,000 inmates skipping meals in at least eight California prisons, a prison advocacy group said. Many inmates are...
  14. Divine Wind

    Soaring food prices send millions into poverty, hunger

    When someone wonders why there is war, revolution or violence in the world, this is part of the reason. Soaring food prices send millions into poverty, hunger - One of the reasons I support a return to the draft is so more Americans can experience what it is like overseas...
  15. Ronin Tetsuro

    The Yin and Yang of World Hunger

    Saw this on Reddit and it sparked some pretty solid discussion. What do you guys think?
  16. michaelr

    Raw-food raid highlights a hunger

    Raw-food raid highlights a hunger What are these people afraid of, unlike GMO foods, no one is forcing you to eat neutrally dense foods, yet here they come, guns in hand to shut this warehouse down....America has really gone down hill.
  17. T

    Food Banks and Hunger Policy

    So a bit of a background 'fore I start with the current. A few years ago I volunteered with a local politician, New York State Assistant Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs, at her community office in Brooklyn. Then I went to college, and now I am back and trying to get involved with things in the...
  18. michaelr

    Hunger hits Detroit's middle class

    Hunger hits Detroit's middle class Sorry Detroit, but you do not have a middle class, but do not feel alone, soon all of America wont. Is this the beginning of the food riots, I think so. This government is inept and those who have faith in it are ignorant!!
  19. C

    Fasting: a Religious Principle and Solution to End Hunger?

    As Mormons, we fast on the first Sunday of every month. We go without food or drink for two meals, 24 hours. The money that is saved in not consuming these two meals is given to the church, where it goes towards food, shelter and other necessities for those who need it. What if people in the...