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Voting Against Hunger: Presidential Elections and Food Assistance in the US

  • Brooklyn Historical Society 128 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY, 11201 United States (map)

Who sits in the White House and who goes hungry directly relate. On the eve of this presidential election, sociologist, activist, and author Jan Poppendieck discusses how figures like FDR, JFK, and Ronald Reagan have dramatically changed the course of hunger in our country.

$5/Free for members

Offered in connection with the exhibition, “Hidden in Plain Sight: Portraits of Hunger in NYC.”