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The political economy of COVID-19: Impacts on agriculture and food policies

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Big Meat, Small Towns: The deregulation of the American food system (October 14, 2020)

Law, Ethics, & Animals Program at Yale Law School Oct 16, 2020 On October 14, 2020, LEAP hosted an online lunch talk with Austin Frerick, deputy director of Yale’s Thurman Arnold Project, an interdisciplinary center for antitrust enforcement and competition … Continue reading

Poverty, Hunger to Increase for Many Because of COVID-19

VOA News Published on Oct 16, 2020 In places like Africa, conflict and climate change have made an already dire situation even worse Food-matters,

The Chat Room Ep. 8: Improving the hunger problem in Africa

CGTN Published on Oct 12, 2020 For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-13… Co-founder of Dream Building Service Association Liu Yimenghan and former associate program officer of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa talk about the hunger problem on the continent and … Continue reading

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall: You, Food and the Planet

The British Library Published on Oct 11, 2020 In a special event to launch the British Library Food Season, chef, writer and campaigner Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall talks about sustainability, food provenance and wellbeing with award-winning food writer Bee Wilson, filmed from … Continue reading

Nobel Peace Prize: U.N. World Food Program Wins 2020 Award – The New York Times

The Nobel committee said the U.N. agency’s work to address hunger had laid the foundations for peace in nations ravaged by war. By Megan Specia Oct. 9, 2020Updated 8:24 a.m. ET The World Food Program was awarded the Nobel Peace … Continue reading

Student School Food Video

Friends of the Earth Action Oct 8, 2020 Our global food system is responsible for more than one-third of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions — and animal products are the most carbon and resource-intensive foods. Contact us at climatefriendlyfood to … Continue reading

10 billion people for dinner | Nina Fedoroff | TEDxCERN

TEDx Talks Oct 23, 2014 This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The world population is estimated to reach 10 billion in the near future. How can we feed so many with … Continue reading

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey on the Coronavirus Pandemic and the Amazon Merger – Bloomberg

John Mackey: Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg John Mackey—the father of conscious capitalism—says the company’s emphasis on technology should prove transformative, even if he doesn’t love everything about the arrangement. By and Wrenching events like the pandemic put a business’s commitment … Continue reading

Economist Wolff shamed Whole Foods founder: You sold your company to a monopoly. You know that!

Egberto Willies   Nov 15, 2019 Support the show at http://PoliticsDoneRight.com/Join Or Donate Directly at http://PayPal.Me/politicsdoneright ‘Join’ on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcgg… — Description: Professor Economist Richard Wolff & Jacobin’s Bhaskar Sunkara debated WholeFoods Founder John Mackey and Reason’s Katherine Mangu-Ward on Capitalism. … Continue reading