This Christmas, put your money to better use than thoughtless gift-giving.
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.
White Americans have no right to judge the outpouring of black anger in Ferguson.
Seeing the process up close is an honorable way to take responsibility for the lives taken to produce our food.
Drug-testing for food stamps wastes taxpayer money and stigmatizes economic hardship.
Prevailing over a flood of industry money, one California city just passed the nation's first tax on sweetened beverages.
Simply telling people to eat better isn't enough.