March 8, 2020
BY ANNA LAPPÉ
Originally Published on Earth Island Journal, March 8, 2020
When my father, Marc Lappé, died in 2005 at the age of 62 from glioblastoma, he left behind a wife, five children, two stepchildren, and an unfinished manuscript. In the wake of his death, while struggling to m...
December 9, 2019
Digging Deeper: Going Beneath the Headlines
Photo by Sven/Flickr
Originally Published on Earth Island Journal, Winter 2019.
INSTRUCTIONS ON THE packaging of Monsanto’s biggest-selling weed killers Roundup and RangerPro tell you to wear long-sleeved shirts, long pants, sho...
October 10, 2019
Tech 'solutions' to agricultural challenges can actually perpetuate the industrialized food system.
Photo by David Parry / PA Wire.
Originally Published on Earth Island Journal, October 10, 2019.
The words “Food Out of Thin Air” were projected on a massive screen at the f...
September 4, 2019
Who is profiting from the development that led to these fires?
RICARDO MORAES / REUTERS
Originally Published on The Atlantic, September 4, 2019.
The scale of the crisis is unfathomable: the skies of Sao Paulo darkened with smoke from the Amazon aflame thousands of miles...