Food Justice and the Food Movement: An Interview with Eric Holt-Giménez

SoundCloud | Yale University | Mar 26, 2015

Eric Holt-Giménez is the Executive Director of Food First, an organization out of Oakland, California that seeks to expose the root causes of hunger and inequalities in our current food systems. His work spans from agroecology to political economy, and provides a valuable lens through which to imagine food systems that haven’t just been reformed, but transformed. Listen to Holt-Giménez discuss the inequities in our current local and global food systems, the food movement’s relation to issues of justice, and his vision for more just food systems.