Spanish Authorities Are Locking Up Trash Cans To Prevent People From Foraging For Food
Sep. 25, 2012
Here’s how bad the economic crisis has gotten in Spain, according to the New York Times’ Suzanne Daley:
“So pervasive is the problem of scavenging that one Spanish city has resorted to installing locks on supermarket trash bins as a public health precaution.”
The need to ask for help is deeply embarrassing, Daley write.