A new study finds that the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps, only covers 43-60 percent of what it costs to consume a diet consistent with federal dietary guidelines for what constitutes a healthy diet. The study highlights the challenges lower-income households face in trying to eat a healthy diet.
What you’re seeing in the article linked to above is an example of a damaging assumption. The assumption being that those receiving benefits are capable to doing what they need to in order to handle a problem. You get right down to it, certain parties are bigoted fools with no understanding of those who have problems. We’re talking about fools.
Prejudiced fools. Fools convinced that people like me a liars and frauds. Fools with no understanding of disabilities and personal limitations. Fools convinced that those worse off than they are deserve what they get.
In short, cowards.