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Food industry news and analysis from The Nation
June 2, 2017
How a Mao-era Chinese agricultural conglomerate came to dominate the African tomato market.
February 2, 2017
Hundreds of New York Bodegas Are on Strike Today Against Trump’s Muslim Ban
The Yemeni-American diaspora is hitting back against the new administration’s Islamophobic travel ban.
Atossa Araxia Abrahamian
December 27, 2016
The Industry Where Black Women Earn 42 Cents for Every Dollar Earned by a White Man
Organizing within the food-supply chain is only going to get more important under a Trump presidency.
October 10, 2016
There’s a Nationwide Boycott of Wendy’s Underway
Organizers want the fast-food giant to agree to worker-friendly supply-chain practices.
August 10, 2016
Chemical Burns, Frostbite, Broken Bones—All for Cheap Chicken
The workers who put poultry on your table are subject to horrible conditions on the job.
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May 23, 2016
A Soda Tax Is Fundamentally Regressive. What if It’s Philadelphia’s Best Hope for Progressive Change?
Philadelphia Mayor James Kenney has proposed taxing sugary beverages to pay for universal pre-kindergarten and other popular initiatives.
February 25, 2016
‘Mission Chinese Food Cookbook’: Tell Them the Truth
Not all cookbooks would benefit from the
treatment, but, perhaps, quite a few memoirs would.
November 30, 2015
More Than 30 Trade Unionists Have Been Killed in Honduras Since 2009
Chiquita keeps bananas cheap—and union organizers scared for their lives.
November 18, 2015
In New York, Farmworkers Rally for 1 Cent of Dignity
The Coalition of Immokalee Workers
has won battles with
, Subway, Chipotle, and Taco Bell. Is Wendy’s next?
September 4, 2015
One Novel Way to Bring Healthcare to Poor Neighborhoods
What if health services moved into places people already go?