Jason studies science, race, and society as a PhD student in the department of Anthropology at Harvard. He works for the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Transition Magazine at the WEB Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research. He can be reached via http://scholar.harvard.edu/silverstein and followed on twitter @jason_reads.
What if there were a vaccine against the harmful effects of hunger? According to researchers at Children’s HealthWatch, there is. But these vaccines aren’t shots or sprays. They’re food stamps. Unlike other vaccines, these certainly