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Unbroken Connection to the Land

Backgrounder | David Bacon and Rosalinda Guillén | Feb 8, 2017

The following is the eighth installment in our Dismantling Racism in the Food System series, and is abridged from 2017’s forthcoming book Land Justice:…

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…

Agrarianismo Negro: Resistência

Backgrounder | Dãnia C. Davy, Edward “Jerry” Pennick, Savonala Horne and Tracy Lloyd Mccarty | Nov 15, 2016

To view this Backgrounder in English click here, French here, and Spanish here. 

L’Agrarisme Afro-américain : Résistance

Backgrounder | Dãnia C. Davy, Edward “Jerry” Pennick, Savonala Horne and Tracy Lloyd Mccarty | Nov 15, 2016

To view this Backgrounder in English click here, and in Spanish here, and Portuguese here.

La Resistencia del Agrarismo Negro

Backgrounder | Dãnia C. Davy, Edward “Jerry” Pennick, Savonala Horne and Tracy Lloyd McCurty | Nov 15, 2016

To view this Backgrounder in English click here, French here, and Portuguese here.

Black Agrarianism: Resistance

Backgrounder | Dãnia C. Davy, Edward “Jerry” Pennick, Savonala Horne and Tracy Lloyd McCurty | Nov 15, 2016

The following is the sixth installment in our Dismantling Racism in the Food System series, and is from 2017’s forthcoming book Land Justice: Re-imagining…

Tous en aval

Backgrounder | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

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Todos Están Río Abajo

Backgrounder | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

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Everyone is Downstream

Backgrounder | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

The following is the fifth installment in our Dismantling Racism in the Food System series. Click here to download this Backgrounder in full.…

Somos todos “Downstream”

Backgrounder | Hartman Deetz | Oct 31, 2016

To view this Backgrounder in English click here, in Spanish here, and French here.

Las Raíces del Agrarismo Negro

Backgrounder | Gail Myers and Owusu Bandele | Aug 25, 2016

Translation by Mónica R. Goya. To view this Backgrounder in English click here, in French here, and in Portuguese here.

Les racines de l’agrarianisme noir

Backgrounder | Gail Myers and Owusu Bandele | Aug 25, 2016

Translation by Coline Charrasse. To view this Backgrounder in English click here; to view in Portuguese click here.