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....

What a Waste!

PHOTO: Flickr.com/Kakachu Forty percent of food in the United States is lost between the farm and the landfill, according to a new study by the Natural Resources Defense Council. Losses occur at the farm, continue through processing, packaging, transportation, sale...

No Meat Pics Allowed

PHOTO: Nikki B. The agriculture and meat industries lobbied to pass the HF 585 law, or “ag-gag” rule, in Iowa, so that anyone who works undercover to take pictures or video documenting cruel working conditions and animal abuses will be sent to jail. Ag-gag...