Food Bank Diet: Prominent People Try Surviving On Welfare Diet

06/16/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Lloyd Alter Planet Green

The Stop Community Food Centre thinks people should know how hard it is to live on welfare and in poverty. As part of its "Do the Math" campaign to demonstrate that social assistance rates just doesn't provide enough to live a healthy, dignified life, they convinced a number of prominent people, who are used to eating well, to survive for a week on a typical food bank diet.

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