Raj Patel http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: What is fueling the world's food crisis? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-fueling-worlds-food-crisis <p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 35435 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What is fueling the world's food crisis? Raj Patel on the Bay Area as a hub for food activism http://kalw.org/post/raj-patel-bay-area-hub-food-activism <p>The Bay Area is one of the country&rsquo;s centers for food activism &ndash; and for the whole idea that local efforts can have big effects on the food system as a whole. Raj Patel is author of the book <em>Stuffed and Starved:&nbsp;</em><em>Markets, Power and the Hidden Battle for the World&rsquo;s Food System. </em>The book is&nbsp;a critical look at the inequalities in food access around the world. Fri, 29 Jun 2012 00:44:23 +0000 Casey Miner 12887 at http://kalw.org Raj Patel on the Bay Area as a hub for food activism Today on Your Call: How does US food and farm policy affect the world? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-does-us-food-and-farm-policy-affect-world <p>&nbsp;On today&#39;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll have a conversation with Raj Patel, author of &ldquo;Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World food System&quot; and&nbsp;Daniel Imhoff, author of&nbsp;&quot;Food Fight: The Citizen&rsquo;s Guide to&nbsp; Food and Farm Bill.&rdquo;&nbsp;&nbsp;The US Farm&nbsp;Bill is currently&nbsp;being discussed by&nbsp;the&nbsp;Senate.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;How does the Farm&nbsp;Bill affect&nbsp;our food system?&nbsp;&nbsp;Who is behind crop subsidies?&nbsp; Why does it matter for the&nbsp;environment, the economy,&nbsp;and public health?&nbsp;&nbsp;Join Tue, 12 Jun 2012 06:52:45 +0000 Malihe Razazan 11982 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How does US food and farm policy affect the world?