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Allison Gaines

Dec 2, 2021

6 min read

RACE + HISTORY

How a Free Breakfast Became the U.S. Biggest ‘Threat’

If feeding children is wrong, then we shouldn’t want to be right

Brad Jones of Black Panthers Organization serves breakfast to youngsters | Photo Credit | Associated Press

We never learned about the Black Panther Party in Louisiana’s public schools. But, ironically, the free toast, grits, and orange juice many of my classmates enjoyed wouldn’t be available if it weren’t for the Black…