Today’s post is a repeat of a January post. I was one of the lucky ones who was lifted up by the people around me. Who will lift up today’s children?
Today’s Washington Post reports that a majority, a whopping 51%, of our nation’s public school students now qualify for free and reduced meals. This does not, of course, include those children whose families live just enough above the poverty line not to qualify for government assistance.
I was one of those children in the second category. Continue reading A Majority Getting a Free Lunch?