16 09 2011

USA becomes Food Stamp Nation but is it sustainable?

(NEWS-REUTERS)Her 7 Amerikalıdan biri aç :Finansal kriz tüm dünyayı vurdu malum, ama en çok ABD’nin fakirlerini vurmuşa benziyor. ABD’de yaklaşık 46 milyon kişi yani her 7 kişiden biri devletten her ay yemek yardımı alıyor. İhtiyacı olanlara yemek yardımı kuponlarla yapılıyor, bu kuponlar sadece yiyecek satan dükkanlarda geçerli oluyor. Dünyanın 120 ülkesinde askeri üssü bulunan, dünyanın en zenginlerine ev sahipliği yapan bu süper gücün ülkesindeki ekonomik dengesizlik endişe verici boyutlarda seyrediyor.Yazının orjinalini okuyunuz.(((One of every 7 Americans Open))): All the world financial crisis hit the obvious, but it looks like most U.S. fakirlerini vurmuşa. Approximately 46 million people in the United States each month ie food aid from the state is one person out of every 7. Coupons to those who need food assistance is made, these coupons are valid only food stores. Military base in the world in 120 countries, the superpower that hosts the world’s most wealthy people in the country is watching the economic imbalance worrisome dimensions, read the article.(Reuters) – Genna Saucedo supervises cashiers at a Wal-Mart in Pico Rivera, California, but her wages aren’t enough to feed herself and her 12-year-old son. Saucedo, who earns $9.70 an hour for about 26 hours a week and lives with her mother, is one of the many Americans who survive because of government handouts in what has rapidly become a food stamp nation. Altogether, there are now almost 46 million people in the United States on food stamps, roughly 15 percent of the population. That’s an increase of 74 percent since 2007, just before the financial crisis and a deep recession led to mass job losses. At the same time, the cost doubled to reach $68 billion in 2010 — more than a third of the amount the U.S. government received ... Devamı