navigation

Slow Food USA Blog

Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”

Slugs and Snails are Friends

May. 22, 2008

by Slow Food USA staffer Julia De Martini Day

Our beloved Snail seems to have a new (or long lost) friend in the Slug. This morning on NPR, car-pooling commuters – aka slugs – were interviewed...

read more... Tags: Film/TV/Radio, Uncategorized


Bart Simpson Has a Cow

Apr. 29, 2008

While network television is rarely a topic of discussion here, Sunday night’s episode of “The Simpsons” proves that awareness of industrial agriculture practices might be growing in the minds of...

read more... Tags: Farms and Farming, Film/TV/Radio, Meat


Food riots make the front page

Apr. 14, 2008

Riots in Haiti, in response to the inflation of food prices, have brought this issue of rising food prices around the world to the front page. Riots such as these have taken place in Egypt,...

read more... Tags: Film/TV/Radio, Food Justice, News, Current Event


As We Sow

Mar. 25, 2008




Slow Food USA Board member, Jim Braun, was one of the subjects of a documentary a few years back on the disappearance of the family farm. It’s a short, simple, and very effective film in three...

read more... Tags: Farms and Farming, Film/TV/Radio


Midweek Movies

Mar. 13, 2008

Does Thursday count as mid-week? Let’s say it does.
Movie #1: GMO corn ruins a perfectly good party.
Movie #2: Taste Education.

read more... Tags: Film/TV/Radio


«first‹back1112131415more›last»

We Feed the Planet
Cheese 2015
Sign the Slow Food Manifesto
top