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Good magazine often offers thoughtful pieces on contemporary issues, and here is a well-articulated article on food trucks.

“The argument against food trucks is that they’re stealing the business of more established restaurants and, in the case of California, that they supposedly undermine efforts to feed kids nutritious lunches. But not only are many food trucks serving healthier food than ever before, they’re also softening the blow of our economic reality, in which food prices have risen, our time for lunch has shrunk, and the opportunities of entrepreneurs have been dampened by skittish banks and unpredictable outcomes. Young people, especially, benefit from food trucks, both as consumers and small business owners. Which is why we should be fighting for them….”

Read more here: http://www.good.is/post/why-we-need-food-trucks-in-a-recession-era-economy/

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