The West Virginia chemical spill brought to light the failure of the government to assess either the dangers posed by industrial chemicals or the factories that manufacture them.
Jill Richardson, an OtherWords columnist, writes about all aspects of the food system, from farm to fork. She’s the author of Recipe for America: Why Our Food System is Broken and What We Can Do To Fix It and blogs at La Vida Locavore.
Even Velveeta is ultimately derived from nature.
The phony justification for banning hemp because someone might secretly grow pot makes even less sense than it did before Colorado and Washington State legalized marijuana.
I know firsthand that the Affordable Care Act can help people.
Can you resolve to reduce your fossil-fuel consumption by eating fewer animal products?
Shrimp is often farmed in ponds that are treated with a list of chemicals that's bound to make you lose your appetite for America's No. 1 seafood.