food justice

The Brownsville Community Culinary Center helps locals become chefs, while providing Brownsville, NY with its first sit-down restaurant in decades.
"The massive elephant in the room is we have all these hungry kids.”
How can snacks and their packaging be designed so that blind persons cannot only know what they are buying and eating, but
It's been called the "omnivore's dilemma." And nobody, not even an expert, is exempt from it.
On May 12th, I had the opportunity to attend the International Labor Rights Gala. At the Gala, there were various food stations that served tasty pastas, sliced meats, fruits and vegan bites.
Born again carnivores: Raise "happy" animals, love them, kill them, and eat them The horrific life of animals used for food
At a moment when Black Americans were suffering from widespread hunger, sickness, unemployment, and police violence, the Black Panther Party was there to try to fill the gaps that institutional racism and government negligence had created.
Amanda Strickland, Building a Bathroom for the Yaxhachen Community Center, Yaxhachen, Mexico. The project focuses on building
Research conducted in 2014, when the Agritrans project took over the land, demonstrated a negative impact to small and medium
When common lands were taken from commoners in England's "great enclosure movement" several hundred years ago, it was justified
When examining America's prisons, it's easy to see how the food system plays a major role in an institution that is ripe with dysfunction and systemic problems. We must continue to act to improve the lives of individuals most marginalized in the food system in order to create a more equitable food system for us all.
Michael wanted to make a plan, wanted to know what he'd be doing for the winter. He started thinking about those farmer-training programs he'd read about, and decided to apply.
While food is by no means at the center of the Black Lives Matter movement, it could emerge as an important corollary issue in the months and years to come.
This week we helped seed community and school gardens in Uganda, Cameroon, and St. Louis Missouri. These projects provide local residents with not just access to healthy food, but the tools to grow their own food and maintain ownership of their own food sources.
Jesus made a revolutionary statement when he stood on the Mount of Olives and declared: “For I was hungry and you gave me
Should we pronounce the UN a failure, or perhaps give it a ceremonial gold watch and retire it? The UN and its adjunct organs and agencies have made much progress, before the 50th Anniversary, but also since.
As climate change creates more difficult conditions for agriculture, poor farmers -- with least access to technology -- suffer first.