The Nine-Year-Old Paying Off His Classmates' Lunch Debt Isn't a 'Feel Good' Story
Framing these stories as inspirational pushes us further into a bleak future where debt is inescapable, even in elementary school.
School Lunch Baron Allegedly Hacked Students' Data to Take Down His Competitor
The CFO of a school lunch distributor faces charges of identity theft and unauthorized computer access and could spend three years in prison.
This Photo Has Sparked an Online Debate Over the State of School Lunches
Is this 'popcorn chicken po-boy' a plea for merciful reprieve from a desperate cafeteria worker? Or is this now considered an acceptable lunch?
How a Lunch Program Is Changing At-Risk Students' Lives
"Most of the men in my life get shot," a ten-year-old girl tells me over a meal at her Baltimore school, where a lunch buddy program has helped disadvantaged students show dramatic improvement in the classroom.