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A Place at the Table (2012)

PG  |   |  Documentary  |  1 March 2013 (USA)
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A documentary that investigates incidents of hunger experienced by millions of Americans, and proposed solutions to the problem.

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A documentary that investigates incidents of hunger experienced by millions of Americans, and proposed solutions to the problem.

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One nation. Underfed.

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Features CBS Reports: Hunger in America (1968) See more »

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Long Time Gone (Dust Bowl Version)
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Chilling documentary.
20 September 2013 | by (Alta, Norway) – See all my reviews

This documentary should be seen by everyone who think that the economic system in the US is a perfect one. It also shows how much the people that actually generates wealth are exploited, just for the record bankers, financiers and the stock-market don't generate wealth, its the people that make products and services that benefit humankind that generates wealth.This of course comes from a guy that most Americans would consider a communist.

It warns about the future problems that the US might face if this type of problem is as prevalent as it depicts( I don't know all the facts behind this film ). If it is accurate then I hope for the people in the US will fix it instead of hope for the stock-market to fix it, it will not do that.


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