Results related to “food justice”
by Rinku Sen on February 11 2013, 9:31AM
If you love food, and if you love people, Saru Jayaraman’s new book new book wants you to help ensure the sustainability of both by taking a look into restaurant workers’ lives.
by Jorge Rivas on December 6 2012, 9:25AM
Booker started the food stamps challenge on Tuesday and by Wednesday he was already having what he called “hunger pains.”
by Jorge Rivas on December 5 2012, 11:11AM
For the next seven days, and at a time when Congress is considering $16 billion in cuts to the federal program, Booker will put himself in the same position as 850,000 other New Jerseyans who receive food stamps each month.
by Jorge Rivas on November 21 2012, 12:39PM
Booker’s decision came by way of a challenge after Twitter user “Twitwit” told him that “nutrition is not a responsibility of the government.”
by Yvonne Yen Liu on September 12 2012, 9:51AM
LaDonna Redmond thinks that more communities should be more involved in what they eat, and where their food comes from.
Topics: How We Eat
by Akiba Solomon on July 26 2012, 9:58AM
Why we can’t afford to have moralistic debates about the choices desperate parents make as they try to feed their families.
by Yvonne Yen Liu on July 13 2012, 8:56AM
A former warehouse worker and a slow food advocate who’s father washed dishes for 19 years discuss how their twin movements for healthy food and fair jobs can restore humanity to the food system.
by Julianne Hing on November 23 2011, 9:50AM
Now’s a good time to show some gratitude to the country’s food workers.
by Jorge Rivas on July 25 2011, 10:04AM
With Wal-Mart and Walgreens signing on to the deal, an apple a day might be easier to get these days for the country’s poor communities.
by Michelle Chen on April 22 2011, 9:00AM
Rising food prices have plunged more than 44 million people in to poverty in the past year. That’s just the beginning.
Too bad there’s no late pass for student health.
Topics: How We Eat
by Kai Wright on February 9 2011, 1:12PM
As the first lady celebrates the year anniversary of her anti-obesity campaign, and keeps pressure on industry.
Topics: Kai Wright
by Kai Wright on August 15 2010, 11:50AM
Commenter Gordo chimes in with a smart idea from Minneapolis: Mini-markets
by Juell Stewart on August 13 2010, 3:30PM
We’re glad Michelle Obama’s got our back, but here’s what some folks are doing on their own—and what you can do too.