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Statement from the People’s Movement Assembly on Food Sovereignty, US Social Forum 2010

Republished from the Growing Food and Justice for All Initiative listserve: Statement from the People’s Movement Assembly on Food Sovereignty, US Social Forum 2010 Over a half-century ago, Mahatma Gandhi led a multitude of Indians to the sea to make … Continue reading

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Farming Practice Behind the Environmental Weight of Eating Meat

An op-ed found in the NYTimes, “The Carnivore’s Dilemma:” NICOLETTE HAHN NIMAN argues that the farming practices that score the environmental weight of eating meat are not all the same.  Read the full piece here.

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Paris Rooftops Abuzz With Beekeeping: AP

Urban beekeeping gaining popularity in Paris, France, as reported by the Associated Press: (…) Common sense says it is better to keep hives of stinging insects in the countryside, away from city centers packed with people. Yet on storied rooftops … Continue reading

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Local Foods at Roots of Reviving School Lunch Programs

Give life back to public school cafeterias, and do it simply by connecting them with locally grown foods.  NYTimes Op-Ed Contributors: No Lunch Left Behind by ALICE WATERS and KATRINA HERON, February 19, 2009.

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Hood Diet

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Lack of news in U.S about Cuba: Hurricane relief and food

Cubans hope urban gardens will solve food shortages caused by hurricane damage.

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