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Evan Kleiman in conversation with Michael Pollan and Eric Schlosser

On February 9, 2011, as part of its Visions and Voices initiative, the University of Souther California hosted a conversation among Evan Kleiman, Michael Pollan, and Eric Schlosser that covered a number of perennial and […] Read More >>>

The Real Cost of Subsidies

The graphic above was originally published in 2007 during the Farm Bill debate, but Raj Patel is reminding us again of the hidden costs associated with food that is fast, cheap, and easy. In his […] Read More >>>

Schlosser, Patel, and Barber on Good, Clean, and Fair Food

Tom Philpott of Grist has posted his observations of and several videos from and related to Slow Food Nation: Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation, talks about the need to consider the rights of […] Read More >>>

In the News… Monday, January 28, 2008

† “Closing the Barn Door After the Cows Have Gotten Out”: Verlyn Klinkenborg looks at the cloning debate from the perspective of both diversity and market power: . . . I will not be eating […] Read More >>>

Food Supply Politics

Eric Schlosser, the author of Fast Food Nation, weighs in on the politics of monitoring our food supply in the Op-Ed section of today’s New York Times. Read it on the Times’ website. Read More >>>