Wednesday, May 21, 2014


What gives is simple: "Urban" is a code-name for black people. "Rural" is a code-name for white people. Making sure that white kids get fed over the summer is charity. Making sure that black kids get fed is welfare. The effort to sneak this into the agriculture bill is infuriating and sad, but not surprising if you have been paying any attention to the current crop of Republicans in the House.