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From Slow Food to Slow Fashion

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.09.2016 | Green
Maria Rodale

You may be wondering why fashion integrity matters--because after all, you don't eat clothing. But the truth is, just as with food with integrity, clothing with integrity effects a huge swath of people and places.

Dan Barber's The Third Plate Shows Farm-to-Table Is Not Enough

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 07.21.2014 | Home
Kurt Michael Friese

Just as is true with the local food movement, with farm-to-table dining -- call it what you will -- each little step in the right direction makes a difference, and those little steps taken together form the first leg of the journey toward a better cuisine, healthier, happier eaters, and a truly sustainable food system.

Slow Food: The Movie

Corinna Clendenen | Posted 11.12.2013 | Entertainment
Corinna Clendenen

The Slow Food movement is the subject of a new documentary from director Stefano Sardo. Slow Food Story (which might just as easily be titled Petrini Story) chronicles the evolution of the organization.

Sustainable Travel Is Taking Root

Leah Mayor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Leah Mayor

Like Slow Food, Slow Travel offers an alternative to global tourism, one that promotes the pleasure of travel, while making commitments to protect local communities and the environment.

Stirring The Pot With The Women's Food Movement

Marguerite Manteau-Rao | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marguerite Manteau-Rao

(cross-post from La Marguerite blog) One casual comment made by a girlfriend during a recent dinner at my house, got me thinking, deep, about women, ...