Tuesday, 26 May , 2020

Food

From fields to supermarkets, solidarity with laborers on strike

On May 21, migrant agricultural workers across Italy are set to strike in protest over the new immigration rules announced by the government. These...

Coronavirus will increase number in EU at risk of going hungry,...

Countries scramble to fill the plates of the most vulnerable. By Zosia Wanat 5/4/20 The coronavirus pandemic will increase the number of Europeans who are at...

«Le choc de cette crise va provoquer la révolution»: Entretien avec...

Par Charlotte Vautier 07 mai 2020 En 1964, Che Guevara lui a demandé de « lutter contre les travers du capitalisme ». C’est ce que le...

Planetary boundaries

Planetary boundaries is a concept involving Earth system processes which contain environmental boundaries, proposed in 2009 by a group of Earth system and environmental...

‘Instead of Coronavirus, the Hunger Will Kill Us.’ A Global Food...

By Abdi Latif Dahir April 23, 2020 Editor's Note: The world is reeling from the COVID-19 crisis and the vulnerable segments of our society are the...

World Food Programme warns: COVID-19 pandemic will cause “famines of biblical...

By Jean Shaoul 23 April 2020 The United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) warned Tuesday that without urgent action and funding, hundreds of millions of...

We have to wake up: Factory farms are breeding grounds for...

Covid-19’s history is not yet fully known, but the links between animal and human health could not be clearer By Jonathan Safran Foer and Aaron...

Global Poison Spring

by Evaggelos Vallianatos Dec. 6, 2019 The power of the chemical industry in the United States all but wiped out the US EPA. The politicized department...

Multinational Pharmaceuticals and Medicine: Under Fire Worldwide

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos 07/23/2019 The massive multinational corporations that produce the world’s supply of drugs, vaccines and genetically modified organisms have been coming under increasing heavy...

HOW QUINOA IS TAKING OVER THE WORLD — IN 100 COUNTRIES...

By Maroosha Muzaffar Mavlon Pulodov’s tall quinoa stems sway in the wind. Unlike farmers in the Andean countries of South America — home to the...