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Jamie Oliver Food Revolution

'Hacking' Space To Make It Better

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 09.10.2012 | Arts

By Vanessa Quirk Click here for the original article. A rooftop garden in San Francisco. Copyright Peter Dasilva for the New York Times. ...

Jamie Oliver: Why Aren't We Mandating Food Education?

Jamie Oliver | Posted 07.17.2012 | Home
Jamie Oliver

The Food Revolution and Food Revolution Day is about empowering people through education or, frankly, just inspiring people to be more street-wise about food, where it comes from and how it affects their bodies.

Food Revolution Day Cooking Up a Global Food Festival Like No Other

Jo Creed | Posted 05.10.2012 | Home
Jo Creed

Making simple changes to our food choices will improve our quality of life and our children's. If you haven't already made plans for Food Revolution Day on May 19, here are a few ways that you can get involved.

Real Life Lesson from Real Life DoGooders: Reject the Status Quo to Solve Critical Problems

Marc Ozburn | Posted 07.09.2012 | Impact
Marc Ozburn

The underlying theme to America's central struggles over recent years is that they're problems created over time and ignored as they grew in size and scale.

Will You Join The 'Food Revolution'?

Posted 04.28.2012 | Green

He’s a chef, author, restaurateur and TV personality who has launched a food revolution, bringing healthier eating to communities, schools and homes...

WATCH: 2011 Game Changer, Jamie Oliver

Posted 12.31.2011 | Home

The always-energized British chef Jamie Oliver has long been a healthy-cooking enthusiast. But in recent years, he's rolled up his apron and battled i...

Jamie Oliver Ditches Lucrative Endorsement Deal

Posted 09.11.2011 | Home

Jamie Oliver has announced that he is ending his endorsement meal with UK-based Sainsbury's grocery stores. For 11 years, Oliver had appeared in TV an...

WATCH: LAUSD Cafeteria Menu Worse Than Dog Food, Says Chef

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 08.27.2011 | Los Angeles

In the final episode of this year's Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution, Oliver pulls a fast one on some of the biggest chefs in the city. Oliver lures ...

VIDEO: A Truce Between LAUSD And Jamie Oliver

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 06.27.2011 | Los Angeles

As expected, new LAUSD superintendent John Deasy announced last night that the school district will stop offering chocolate and strawberry flavored mi...

'Food Revolution' Recap: Jamie Dresses As A Tomato, Finds A Loophole

Slashfood | Posted 06.20.2011 | Home

The rough ride continues in Food Revolution episode two: Jamie Oliver has opened one of his cooking centers in town (free for the locals) and humbly i...

School Lunches: LAUSD Doing Its Job

Gino Campagna | Posted 06.19.2011 | Home
Gino Campagna

I understand that feeding so many kids at school everyday is a big effort, but just doing the job is clearly not enough. We are one of the richest country in the world and children are our future: we owe to them to do better, to strive for excellence.

Jamie Oliver Teaches Brad Pitt How To Cook

Posted 06.18.2011 | Home

In between fighting the Los Angeles school board and starting a Food Revolution, Jamie Oliver has found the time to teach Brad Pitt some basic cooking...

Jamie Oliver's 'Food Revolution' Premiere Recap

Posted 06.13.2011 | Home

Aw shucks. Jamie Oliver's much awaited Food Revolution LA-style sure got off to a rough start. Especially for a guy armed with a simple question: Why ...

WATCH: Jamie Oliver's 'Food Revolution' Season 2 Preview, Premiering Tonight

Posted 06.12.2011 | Home

Season 2 of Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution premieres Tuesday night at 8pm on ABC and from the looks of it, Oliver hasn't had an easy time convincing t...

Jamie Oliver Fills School Bus With Sand & Hardly Anyone Shows

LA Weekly's Squid Ink | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Since the beginning, Oliver has been frustrated by the continued refusal of the LAUSD to let him film in their cafeterias. In another move to gain su...

LAUSD Rejects Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution

Grub Street Los Angeles | By: Hadley Tomicki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Five out of five of the local high-school kids we polled said they wanted Jamie to remedy their cruddy burritos and spoiled veggies, but LAUSD remains...

The Link Between Poverty, Obesity And Diabetes

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

Many poor people in this country are consuming an excess of nutritionally-depleted, cheap calories. This is happening for a reason: We have made calories cheap, but real food expensive.

Child Obesity: If You Want to Help Future Generations, Now Is the Time to Act!

Joshua Rosenthal | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joshua Rosenthal

School food guidelines need serious revisions. Jamie's ultimate goal is to start a new cooking initiative and make the public aware of what's being served at local schools.

Jamie Oliver, Lady Killer: "Food Revolution" Tops Among Women Fourth Week Running

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Jamie Oliver, Lady Killer: "Food Revolution" Tops Among Women Fourth Week Running

Let's Ask Marion Nestle: Can Jamie Oliver Declare Victory?

Kerry Trueman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kerry Trueman

When I met with Jamie Oliver's staff in London last summer -- an information session, not a consult -- I thought the project sounded kind of arrogant but knowing nothing about reality television, I was curious to see how it would go.

National Launch of the First "Teaching Garden"

Kelly Meyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Kelly Meyer

The Teaching Garden encompasses a core belief that when you educate a child about nutritional choices, that child will teach his or her family and ultimately pass that knowledge on to others.

The Food Revolution, The Work Revolution

Morra Aarons-Mele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Morra Aarons-Mele

At the inaugural White House Forum on Workplace Flexibility yesterday President Obama stressed the profound disconnect between the needs of our famili...

The MudRoom: Get the Dirt on Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution

Kerry Trueman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kerry Trueman

Please join me, CivilEats editor/HuffPost regular Paula Crossfield, and Seattle-based food writer Kim O'Donnel, this evening for a live 30-minute webcast at 8pm EST.

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution: Yes!

Marion Nestle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marion Nestle

Remember, this is reality TV. With that said, let's give the guy plenty of credit for what he is trying to do: cook real food. What a concept!

Jamie Oliver's Blind Side

Julie Bergman Sender | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Julie Bergman Sender

Our respect and concern for what we put into our bodies has to live side by side with how we treat the world around us.