Taking a Stance on Food Waste

Freegans live on what our nation throws away, journeying into “off-limits” territory by going so far as to eat food from supermarket dumpsters.

Many freegans found their encounter with New York’s vast stream of food waste emotionally wrenching, and dumpster diving brought new people into these groups as well as reaffirming the commitments of those already involved.
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