Because it says what I think everyone should be reminded of at this time of year.
From an article dated Sunday, February 25, 2007:
"Last week, outgoing United Nations World Food Program chief James Morris reminded us that 18,000 children die every day from hunger and malnutrition."
'Course, as some benevolent buttfuckboy pointed out in the comments on another blog when I mentioned the above statistic: "Maybe it's God's way of curbing the population explosion."
UPDATE: US Votes No for Right to Food, Rights of Children as Basic Human Rights