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Don’t Make Fat Jokes Ever, Especially Not in Front of Your Kids

Don’t Make Fat Jokes Ever, Especially Not in Front of Your Kids

This pandemic has gifted each of us our own cornucopia of physical and mental garbage: anxiety, isolation, depression, inertia, and insomnia, to name a few. For some, it also led to the more frequent consumption of less healthy (read: comfort) foods. And that indulgence (which, frankly, we deserve) has led…

It’s Time To Check Your School’s Lunch Debt Policy

It’s Time To Check Your School’s Lunch Debt Policy

School lunches—and the policies that shame the kids of parents who have lunch debt—are in the news again. A school in New Jersey is reportedly now banning students from extra-curricular activities, such as dances and field trips, if their parents owe more than $US75 ($110). It’s a terrible policy that…