Britt and Pat Sewell and Joy McPherson, right, volunteers from St. Luke United Methodist Church, packed boxes of food for clients of God's Pantry at the non-profit organization's warehouse on Jaggy Fox Way.
Britt and Pat Sewell and Joy McPherson, right, volunteers from St. Luke United Methodist Church, packed boxes of food for clients of God's Pantry at the non-profit organization's warehouse on Jaggy Fox Way. Herald-Leader
Britt and Pat Sewell and Joy McPherson, right, volunteers from St. Luke United Methodist Church, packed boxes of food for clients of God's Pantry at the non-profit organization's warehouse on Jaggy Fox Way. Herald-Leader

Tom Eblen: Taking food from the poor while giving money to the wealthy is shameful

September 17, 2013 11:51 AM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.