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Edible Education: Marion Nestle on Food Politics

The third session of UC Berkeley’s Edible Education class featured Marion Nestle, whose contributions to our understanding of food politics and nutrition are significant and extraordinarily helpful. Dr. Nestle regularly blogs at foodpolitics.com and is […] Read More >>>

In the News (part 2)… Wednesday, August 19, 2009

School lunches are more and more in the news, which itself is good news. Slow Food USA’s Time For Lunch campaign is in full swing, and today’s news links reflects that: † “Why a Twenty-Something […] Read More >>>

“Food Politics”: Dr Marion Nestle’s new home on the web

Marion Nestle’s excellent “What to Eat” blog has migrated to a new home on the web, Food Politics. Same great content, new design and URL. From news on the FDA and USDA to foodborne illness […] Read More >>>

In the News… Thursday, September 25, 2008

Thanks to the Slow Food Los Angeles members and friends for sending their impressions of Slow Food Nation; we’ll share those comments tomorrow, along with more Slow news and announcements. In the meantime, other news […] Read More >>>

In the News… Thursday, July 3, 2008

† What’s Going on with Tomatoes? The New York Times is not alone in asking what’s going on with tomatoes, and are they really the key to the salmonella outbreaks that have been reported in […] Read More >>>

In the News… Thursday, May 8, 2008

† The Grim State of Bee Health: On the heels of yesterday’s announcement of a Slow Food Los Angeles event featuring a presentation by Professor May Berenbaum, one of the nation’s experts on the declining […] Read More >>>

In the News… Monday, April 21, 2008

† The cost of food: Lots of news in the last week about rising food prices, their current effects, and likely future effects: ++ Marion Nestle cites several articles, including pieces in The Economist and […] Read More >>>

In the News… Friday, April 11, 2008

Digging out from a few busy weeks and catching up on news of interest to Slow Food members and friends… † Bill Moyers’ Journal and food policy: Tune in or set the recorder: Bill Moyers […] Read More >>>

Food Politics: Marion Nestle at the California Endowment

Thanks to Frank Tamborello of Hunger Action Los Angeles for alerting us to an upcoming event. Marion Nestle, author of Food Politics, Safe Food, and What to Eat, will be the principal speaker at the […] Read More >>>

Marion Nestle Discusses What to Eat

The Strategic Alliance for Healthy Food and Activity Environments has alerted us that Marion Nestle, author of Food Politics, will be speaking in Los Angeles about her new book, What to Eat: An Aisle-by-Aisle Guide […] Read More >>>

Q&A with Marion Nestle

Welcome to the first installment of Slow Food USA’s new Q & A series! Through this new format, Slow Food hopes to tap the brains of many opinion leaders and friends of Slow Food, and […] Read More >>>