Food First Blog

The Food First Blog features news from the US and global food movement, and original analysis from Food First staff, fellows, board members, allies and research interns. Blog highlights are featured in our monthly e-newsletters. Click here to subscribe.


Sacred Fire: Ron Reed and Tradition

Blog | Rebecca Murillo | Feb 3, 2017

“I was born into this world looking at the glass half empty,” Ron told Delicious Revolution, a radio show and…

Trump Doesn’t Really Want to Stop Immigration

Blog | Erik Hazard | Feb 1, 2017

David Bacon’s recent article “What Trump Can and Can’t Do to Immigrants” concisely articulates US immigration policy’s role within today’s economic…

Honoring Kathy Ozer

Blog | Jan 25, 2017

Here at Food First, we are celebrating the life and contributions of comrade Kathy Ozer, who was the Executive Director of…

The Launch of SOCLA North America

Blog | Stella Carnegie | Dec 1, 2016

On November 17 2016, over 50 researchers, students and farm activists gathered in UC Berkeley’s Moffitt Hall to celebrate the…