welfare food challenge

Trish Garner, photo by Terra Poirier

Why I'm not taking the Welfare Food Challenge

This week, people all over British Columbia are taking the Welfare Food Challenge.

Privilege and empathy: The welfare food challenge confronts us with taboos and truisms

British Columbians from all walks of life are showing their support for an increase in welfare rates by eating no more than $26 worth of groceries over the next seven days.