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Barry Estabrook

Food Day 2014: Food Justice = Worker Justice!

Joann Lo | Posted 12.22.2014 | Green
Joann Lo

Five years ago, the Food Chain Workers Alliance was founded as a national coalition of unions, workers centers, and non-profit organizations to work t...

Did A Slave Grow Your Tomato?

Daniel Klein | Posted 05.27.2012 | Home
Daniel Klein

Cheap food is not really cheap. We made this short film in Immokalee Florida, where a third of the tomatoes in our grocery stores are grown.

Carey Polis

Trader Joe's Relents To Pressure, Signs Fair Food Agreement | Carey Polis | Posted 02.12.2012 | Home

Trader Joe's relented this week and signed a Fair Food Agreement with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW), a community-based organization of main...

Meatless Monday: Labor Day Pains

Ellen Kanner | Posted 11.05.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

You want to be treated right on the job and you deserve to be. So do the people who grow our food.

Edible Radio Episode 96: Smart Food with Barry Estabrook

Edible | Posted 10.05.2011 | Home

Smart Food is the Edible Radio podcast hosted by Jane Black. Jane's guest today is Barry Estabrook, journalist and author of Tomatoland: How Modern In...

Writer, Filmmakers Expose Plight Of Migrant Workers

Posted 09.25.2011 | Home

The plight of the migrant farm worker is a sad reality of American agriculture. There are two new recent efforts (one book, one movie) that spotlight ...

Spilled Milk: The Trouble With U.S. Dairies

The Kitchn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

"A Tale of Two Dairies," Barry Estabrook's heartbreaking article about the U.S. dairy system, begins with the suicide of a small dairy farmer. With mi...

Meatless Monday: Labor Day Pains

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Purple mountain majesties, amber waves of grain, we've got it all, but one of America's greatest natural resources is you. Yeah, you sitting in your ...