Food First In the News
Food First staff, fellows and board members provide analysis and expertise in media outlets around the world.
Jennifer Pittman | Santa Cruz Sentinel | Jul 26, 2015
SANTA CRUZ, CA – International researchers, farmers and community workers have toured Santa Cruz County farms and community gardens this…
University of Vermont | UVM Food Systems Summit | Jul 16, 2015
Food First fellow Raj Patel's keynote speech at the University of Vermont 2015 Food Summit
Kavitha Chekuru | Al Jazeera America | Jun 19, 2015
Al Jazeera interviews Food First Executive Director Eric Holt-Giménez on the root causes of worker exploitation in the corporate food system.
Heather Gies | TeleSUR | Jun 9, 2015
A coalition of Bay Area groups, including Food First, have issued a call to action to protest anti-democratic land grabbing and repression in Honduras.
Marion DesChamps | TeleSUR | Jun 5, 2015
Food First researcher Tanya Kerssen and members of the Land & Sovereignty in the Americas Collective Gonzalo Colque and Freddy Ordoñez are quoted in this article.
TELEMUNDO | TELEMUNDO 48 | May 26, 2015
Food First Executive Director Eric Holt-Giménez is interviewed about the Gill Tract farm by the Spanish-language television station Telemundo 48 Bay Area.
Erica Houskeeper | Civil Eats | May 22, 2015
The author, academic and Food First fellow talks about what it will take to level the playing field for women on farms around the world.
Heather Gies | TeleSUR | Apr 20, 2015
Food First research coordinator Tanya Kerssen is quoted in this piece on the World Bank's role in human rights abuses and land grabbing in Honduras.