Food, farming, and hunger

Of the 10.9 million children who die each year, poor nutrition plays a role in at least half these deaths. That’s wrong. Hunger isn’t about too many people and too little food. It’s about power, and its roots lie in inequalities in access to resources and opportunities.

First Person blog

Big poultry uses human beings like machines

The booming poultry industry in America is built on the backs of workers on the processing line; they earn low wages of diminishing value, suffer high rates of injury and illness, and have little voice or dignity in their labor.

News update

Severe hunger ravages South Sudan

Nearly two years of war have helped to trigger widespread hunger that is now affecting a third of the population. Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Google+