This is the only part I disagree with. I understand the salary differences, but considering white people are the highest percentage group to receive SNAP benefits, there are some poverty concerns there, too. Granted the likelihood of white poor people versus minority groups aren’t the same, but the part about “many of them” stood out to me — mainly because sistas (thanks to Reagan) get labeled as “welfare queens” without acknowledging this SNAP stat.

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