Labor in the Food System

The movement for food justice cannot thrive in a system where food and farm workers are exploited, criminalized and hungry. For an introduction to this issue, download our Food First Issue Primer on Labor in the Food System

Guatemalan Kitchen by Leonor Hurtado

Decolonize Your Diet: Notes Towards Decolonization

Backgrounder | Catrióna Rueda Esquibel | Nov 24, 2016

The following is the seventh installment in our Dismantling Racism in the Food System series. Click here to download this Backgrounder, or view…


Elections 2016: A Message from Food First

Blog | Food First | Nov 10, 2016

Photo by Stephen Melkisethian / CC BY Friends of Food First, Like you, we’re feeling this election’s devastating setbacks; but now more…

Dupont Circle - Washington, DC

Good Food Rising

Blog | Jonathan Baldoza | Nov 9, 2016

What kind of a world do we want to live in? This was the question that resonated throughout the evening…


Carmelo Ruiz Marrero ¡PRESENTE!

Blog | Sep 24, 2016

(1967 – September 6, 2016 Puerto Rico) Carmelo, a man of integrity, dedicated himself to the preservation of the environment,…

Cuba 2

Ending Machismo in Cuban Agriculture

Blog | Feb 4, 2016

By Justine Williams[1] Women comprise 45% of the world’s agricultural force, but make up less than 20% of its land-holders,…