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Video Voice in NOLA, Gulf Food Systems, Building Community Through Video

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The UpTake spoke with New Orleans Video Voice Collective director Michele Burton-Oatis about engaging communities through video and about how the BP oil spill, and Hurricane Katrina, have impacted community food systems in and around New Orleans. Continue Reading →

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Food Sovereignty Prize Winners Discuss Building Global Movement

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Those who were honored with 2010 Food Sovereignty Prizes at this year’s Community Food Security conference in New Orleans spoke on a panel discussion about building a global food sovereignty movement. Continue Reading →

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BP Oil Spill, Industrial Pollution’s Effects on Gulf Coast Food

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Matt Rota of the Gulf Restoration Network and Harvey Reed of the Louisiana Association of Cooperatives address how environmental pollution — in particular the BP oil spill this spring — affect local food systems. Continue Reading →

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