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05
Dec

Working for SNAP

by Maggie Dickinson, author of Feeding the Crisis: Care and Abandonment in America’s Food Safety Net The Trump Administration just approved a new rule that will cut an estimated 700,000 unemployed and …

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16
Oct

On Lunch Shaming

As California joins other states in seeking to end lunch shaming through legislation, the conversation turns importantly towards a national solution. Jennifer E. Gaddis’s timely new book, The Labor of Lunch: Why …

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20
Jul

Topological Suppositions

excerpted from Wilted: Pathogens, Chemicals, and the Fragile Future of the Strawberry Industry by Julie Guthman The appearance of Fusarium and Macrophomina in California’s strawberry fields, where they had supposedly never been before, …

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24
May

Nuestra América: True Hemispheric Unification

This post is published in conjunction with the Latin American Studies Association congress in Boston. Check for other posts from the conference. #LASA2019y By Alyshia Gálvez, author ofEating NAFTA:Trade, Food Policies, and the Destruction of …

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10
May

Mobilization and Nonviolent Protest

During the third annual Mobilization conference from May 10-11 at San Diego State University, learn more about books on social movements, non-violent protests, and resistance. Social Movements: The Structure of Collective Mobilization …

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