Mayor Michael Bloomberg in March instituted a ban on food donations to homeless shelters. No, not because of food contamination, but because the city can’t properly assess salt, fat and fiber in donated food and thereby ensure starving people are getting the optimal levels of nutrition.
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"CORRECTION: This story was corrected to show the decision by the Bloomberg administration occurred in March."
Old story, that was way before the hurricane.
Bloomberg is an out of touch despot, what else is new?
Who needs fiber with an ego like that.
It's more important to have healthy(ish) food sometimes than to have any food all the time.
makes it hard to explain why we see "EBT taken here" at the fast food places and not at the health food places.
we see "EBT taken here" at the fast food places
EBT isn't taken at any restaurants.
you must not live in mexifornia, I assure you that EBT is taken at fastfood joints here.
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