Alvin R. Jackson is a father, mentor, community leader, law enforcement educator and proud Service Employees International Union Local 21 LA member. Jackson, a Sergeant Deputy Constable, has diligently served the City of Baton Rouge for 22 years. The Baton...
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While the injury done to children by hunger isn't as obvious as shrapnel wounds, hunger interferes with learning, cognitive development, attention and socialization--in short, with every ability young people need to succeed later in life. When several dozen early learning professionals came to an SEIU member lobbying day last week, several of them told me about hungry children in their care. These are some of the stories they shared.