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Food Hoarding

Are You a Closet Eater?

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Harrow

Continuing to associate the pleasure of companionship with the enjoyment of food gives me those same good feelings I had with my girlfriends -- filmy, fluid and fun.

Financial Crisis Spawns "Suburban Survivalists"

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

SAN DIEGO — Six months ago, Jim Wiseman didn't even have a spare nutrition bar in his kitchen cabinet. Now, the 54-year-old businessman and fat...

Just Who's Doing the Hoarding? Food Independence and Real Democracy

Frances Moore Lappe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Frances Moore Lappe

The deepening high-food-cost crisis reveals the danger in an agricultural model dependent on imports. The end of hunger and real food security require provisioning from domestic resources wherever possible.

Americans Stockpiling Food Staples As Prices Rise

Washington Times | Patrice Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Farmers and food executives appealed fruitlessly to federal officials yesterday for regulatory steps to limit speculative buying that is helping to dr...