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26 Films Every Food Activist Must Watch

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 12.01.2013 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

Films and short videos are a powerful way of increasing awareness of in the food system. With equal parts technology and artistry, filmmakers can bring an audience to a vegetable garden in Uganda, a fast food workers' rights protest in New York City, or an urban farm in Singapore.

The 10 Best Food Innovations Of 2012

Cathy Erway | Posted 03.05.2013 | Home
Cathy Erway

'Tis the season to reflect on the year. Before we go making lists of to-dos for the coming one, we might gain some insight from what's been accomplished in the food world so far.

Who Will Fix Food? Obama? Walmart? You?

Leslie Hatfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leslie Hatfield

Those of us who still have jobs pay taxes, so we should care about how our tax dollars influence our food systems. Because the State of the Food Union is not strong. But it could be.

A Conversation with Anna Lappe on Climate Change, Problems, and Solutions (VIDEO)

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rebecca Gerendasy

The first thing one notices about Anna Lappe, author of the new book, Diet for a Hot Planet: The Climate Crisis at the End of Your Fork and What You C...

The Delicious Way to Take on Climate Change: Anna Lappé Talks Diet for a Hot Planet

Paula Crossfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paula Crossfield

Anna Lappé's latest book investigates the intersection between the environmental crisis and the food system in more detail than any book that has come before it. I talk with Lappé about climate friendly farming and the state of the food movement.

Seven Principles of a Climate-Friendly Diet (PHOTOS)

Anna Lappé | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Anna Lappé

Dinner may feel a far cry from the climate crisis, but the global food system--how we raise crops and livestock, where we farm, and what we do with th...

So Far, So Good

Anna Lappé | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Anna Lappé

Problem: lunch date at DUMBO restaurant Superfine with Slow Food USA's Josh Viertel. Solution: Turn a lunch into a picnic (at the office). The Result: Cheaper lunch. Better food. More fun.

The Nation's Special Issue "Food for All"

Ben Wyskida | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ben Wyskida

There is a much broader movement out there towards food democracy: the effort to ensure healthy food for everyone.

A Movement Is Growing: A Look Back at the Last Year in Green(er) Food

Leslie Hatfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Leslie Hatfield

It's been a big year for the food movement.