Issues in the Black Community: So Some Might Eat Healthier

Food Deserts Create Barriers for Southeast DC's Black Families

The nation’s capital is home to the world’s most powerful government. But Washington, DC also carries a dubious distinction of being home to numerous food deserts. These geographic areas are often marked by socioeconomic challenges which limit its residents to access to healthy food. NewsVision reporter Micah Washington met one DC parent who is frustrated and wants more resources for her family.