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Starving Children

The Forgotten Children of the Sahel

Jennifer Nielsen | Posted 08.18.2012 | Impact
Jennifer Nielsen

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An Open Letter to Mayor Bloomberg From the Hungry People of Brooklyn

Anthony Papa | Posted 08.11.2012 | New York
Anthony Papa

Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger is New York City's busiest food pantry, feeding over 10,000 people per month. As fate would have it, adjacent to BSCAH's headquarters on Fulton street there now sits a massive vacant lot.

FOUND: Skeletal Remains May Be 10-Year-Old Boy Allegedly Starved By Parents

AP | Posted 06.25.2012 | Crime

DALLAS — A medical examiner believes skeletal remains found in a rural creek south of Dallas are those of a 10-year-old boy who was allegedly st...

Boy 'Ate His Own Feces' While Parents Starved Him To Death

The Huffington Post | Hilary Tuttle | Posted 06.02.2012 | Crime

Dallas police have arrested a father and stepmother for allegedly starving their son to death almost a year ago. Aaron and Elizabeth Ramsey were ar...

Denver Foundation Aims To End Hunger This Summer

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.11.2011 | Denver

It’s the final week to donate to The Denver Foundation’s Campaign for Hunger Relief to help local impoverished children gain access to food this s...

Homelessness And Poverty Behind Street Art In London

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In central London on Hanbury Street, Brick Lane, Joe Deane, Joseph Loughborough and Ben Slow paint a portrait of a mother and child, starving and home...

Starved, Abused Foster Children Have A New Life With New Parents

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Look at an older family photo of Bruce, Tre'Shawn, Terrell and Michael, and you'll see four boys skinny and malnourished. Their foster parents were ab...

Haiti: Still Starving 23 Days Later

Bill Quigley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bill Quigley

Twenty-three days after the earthquake jolted Haiti and killed over 200,000 people, as many as a million people have still not received any international food assistance.

'Half Broke Horses': Jeannette Walls Writes True Life Novel

St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Jane Henderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jeannette Walls' new book seems to confirm that the gene for common sense skips generations in her family. Her mother, as millions of readers learned...

When Half Your Country Is About To Starve To Death

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
James Boyce

Right now, in Zimbabwe, a political and humanitarian tragedy, half the country is facing starvation. Not hunger, or shortage, but pure starvation.

Child Hunger In US Rose 50 Percent In 2007

News Net | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

New government figures show that almost 700,000 children went hungry in the United States at some point in 2007, up more than 50 percent from the year...