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"NEW #FoodJusticeVoices issue out now! Long-life Detroit resident and food justice organizer Shane Bernardo tells the story of how displacement affected his ancestors and family within the Philippine diaspora, and breaks down how western colonialism has affected our food and how we can work at the intersection of food justice and culture to reclaim practices that nourish us and Mother Earth. Read his thoughts on how we can achieve a real and inclusive food justice movement! bit.ly/2sEsWBb"
Join Toxic Taters and our allies celebrating families this Mother's Day by demanding McDonald's make change and lead the way in fast food by buying pesticide free potatoes, stopping predatory marketing to children, and stopping trapping your workers and their families in poverty! Call them today!! 800-244-6227. More info on what to say and other ways to get involved at www.toxictaters.org/take_action_on_mcdonalds... See MoreSee Less
Victory Garden Initiative announces an entirely unique learning and professional growth experience. The Food Leader Certificate Program is an extensive certification program that equips emerging leaders with project management, community organization, and team leadership skills, all in the context of food system realities, growing nutritious, healthy food, and leading food projects in their communities. Registration is now open. Learn more at www.victorygardeninitiative.org/FoodLeader. ... See MoreSee Less
This project is supported by the United States Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, USDA Award 2011-68004-30044, Evaluating Innovation And Promoting Success In Community And Regional Food Systems.