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  • Tax Policy is Hunger Issue

    October 25, 2017

    Summary

    Scripture indicates that government has a role to play in the protection and development of people. As Congress debates tax reform legislation, Bread for the World urges lawmakers to:

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  • Las Políticas Tributarias son un Tema sobre el Hambre

    October 25, 2017

    Resumen

    Las Escrituras indican que el gobierno tiene un papel importante que desempeñar en la protección y el desarrollo de las personas. Mientras el Congreso debate sobre la legislación de reforma...

  • Reforming our nation's criminal justice system is critical to ending hunger and poverty in the United States.  Joseph Molieri/Bread for the World.

    Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2017

    October 15, 2017

    Unnecessarily long prison sentences, combined with the lack of rehabilitative programs for people in prison, exacerbate hunger, poverty, and existing inequalities.

    Overly harsh mandatory minimum prison...

  • Sermon by David Beckmann at Duke University Chapel

    October 10, 2017

    Remarks delivered October 1, 2017 at Duke University Chapel in Chapel Hill in North Carolina.

    Thank you for inviting me to preach here at Duke University Chapel. And I especially want to thank the...

  • Nancy Pelosi joins the 24 hour prayer vigil as an inter faith community came together to protest the GOP healthcare bill. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    Getting to Zero Hunger by 2030: Race, Poverty, and Hunger

    October 6, 2017

    By Marlysa D. Gamblin and Margot Nitschke

    Ending hunger in the United States is within reach, explain Marlysa Gamblin and Margot Nitschke, in...

  • Food insecurity can be more predictive of chronic illness than income. iStockphoto

    Food Insecurity and Chronic Health Conditions

    September 29, 2017

    Food security status is strongly related to the likelihood of chronic disease in general, and to the number of chronic conditions an individual may have.

    Overall, adults with very low food security are 40...

  • Joseph Terranova for Bread for the World.

    Health Care Is a Hunger Issue

    September 22, 2017

    Learn more about the principles that Bread for the World supports regarding health reform.

  • Those who face hunger, malnutrition, and extreme poverty are increasingly likely to live in areas currently experiencing or recovering from crises. Photo by Jordan Teague / Bread for the World Institute

    Mind the Gap: Nutrition to Bridge Humanitarian and Development Efforts

    September 13, 2017

    By Jordan Teague

    Because the world has made so much progress against hunger in recent decades, those who face hunger, malnutrition, and extreme poverty are increasingly likely to live in areas currently...

  • Bread's victories often have lasting effects and set policy and funding that benefit people for years. UN/Kibae Park.

    International Development Association (IDA) and Nutrition

    September 1, 2017

    Improving maternal and child nutrition is the most cost-effective investment in international human and economic development.

    Improving nutrition not only alleviates human suffering, but also improves the...

  • El Dream Act de 2017 (S. 1615 & H.R. 3440)

    August 30, 2017

    Estados Unidos es una nación de inmigrantes. A través de su historia gente de todas partes del mundo se han trasladado aquí y han contribuido en sus comunidades y a nuestra vida nacional. Hoy, al igual que en el...

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