Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Apr. 23, 2009
by Slow Food USA Intern Carol Dacey-Charles
As reported in the Washington Post, Mars, Inc. has partnered with the Rainforest certified by 2020. Apparently pressured by its rival Cadbury, who...
Apr. 20, 2009
by Slow Food Atlanta Chapter Leader Judith Winfrey
Recently it seems like everybody is talking about food issues. Thanks to the hard work of writers, farmers activists, and, of course, a...
Mar. 31, 2009
As reported on the CIW website, Florida Governor Charlie Crist met with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers yesterday, issuing a statement of support that CIW calls "groundbreaking."
Mar. 25, 2009
We were happy to see Food Democracy Now’s Dave Murphy featured by Jane Black in the Washington Post.
Remember the Food Democracy Now petition for the “sustainable 6” for Secretary of Agriculture,...
Mar. 12, 2009
Thanks to all of those of you who wrote letters to Florida Governor Charlie Crist, urging him to acknowledge the slave labor conditions in Immokalee Florida.
After several months of resistance,...