What Does It Take to Serve Up Food Justice?

By URBAN LEADERS ACADEMY GIRLS FOR GENDER EQUITY Food justice is at work as this farmers’ market brings fresh fruits and vegetables to New York City. PHOTO: blese/Flickr Food security means that a family can find and afford nutritious food in their neighborhood....

Where Have the Bees Gone?

By ANA PHELAN, age 10 Many beekeepers think the use of new types of pesticides called neonicotinoids is the main reason why entire bee colonies are dying. PHOTO: Brigitte Wohack Most plants depend on pollination to reproduce. Pollination is the transfer of pollen from...