No, you can’t use food stamps to buy pot in Colorado.

Here’s the deal. A site called The National Report wrote this thing  about people using their EBT to buy pot in Colorado and  they interviewed a pot store owner who was accepting SNAP to pay for pot edibles. The National Report‘s disclaimer page says: National Report is a news and political satire web publication, which may or may not…

Bill Gates debunks myths about poverty

My pretend boyfriend Jimmy Fallon asks Bill Gates about some of the myths debunked in the 2014 Gates Annual Letter. Poor countries aren’t doomed to stay poor,foreign aid isn’t a waste ,and increased child  & maternal  health does not encourage families to have more children. Check out the whole report at GatesLetter.com There’s also this…

Crockpot Yogurt

    originally posted on my other blog crazy dumbsaint of the mind on January 11th,2011. I love our crockpot so much I thought we could use another one. We already had a 6-Qt one, perfect for making large portion main dishes for our tribe. I figured a smaller one would be great for side dishes…

ICYMI: The real welfare queens aren’t single mothers, poverty is making people…sick? (NO KIDDING!), gender equality is a myth & a bunch more.

Yuppies Watching Documentaries– The gist of it: these people watched A Place at the Table and were motivated to help so they founded Groceryships, an organization that gets groceries to people who need them. How a Chicago Mom Liberated a Foreclosed Home and Got Her Four Kids Off the Streets -“Evicted from her childhood home when Cabrini Green…

The Real Hunger Games

I almost named this blog The Real Hunger Games. I’m so glad I didn’t. When both of The Hunger Games movies were released, social justice organizations used the opportunity to draw parallels between the political state of affairs in the United States. I am probably in the minority but whenever I click on a new…

Food is a human right, not a privilege

The first time I experienced true hunger, I just went with it and hoped the answer to having no food would fall in my lap. Something would change. I was not about to go beg for help. I was raised knowing what kind of people got free money from the government. Lazy,good for nothing,waste of…