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Source: The Guardian

In the “food deserts” of Memphis, Tennessee, dominated by fast food restaurants and convenience stores, locals lack what seems like a basic human right in the richer half of the city: a supermarket.

With a big gap in life expectancy, are these Americans doomed to die younger than their neighbors – or can they fight for their right to nutrition?

Watch “Divided Cities: Memphis” above and read the story at The Guardian.

 

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