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Building The Case For Racial Equity In The Food System View

Building The Case For Racial Equity In The Food System

The food system works for some, but fails too many of us. Yet, we already have a glimpse of the possibility of a just and healthy food system. To get there, we must use a critical race lens to diagnose what is wrong with our current system, assess entry points for change, and determine ways that we can work together to build a better system for all of us. This report shares an analysis of what it means to build a racially equitable food system – from field to farm to fork – and lays out steps toward achieving that goal.

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Center For Social Inclusion Appoints Glenn Harris As New President

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Better transit is the path to progress in New Orleans

CSI’s Simran Noor argues in The Times-Picayune for better transit in New Orleans.

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CONVERSATIONS ON RACIAL EQUITY: CSI TALKS TO RACIAL EQUITY FELLOW ERIC WALKER

I recently sat down with CSI Racial Equity Fellow Eric Walker, resident of Buffalo and member of the Environmental Justice Action Group of Western New York, whose mission is to build healthy communities by assuring that people of color and/or low-income people participate meaningfully in the creation of sound and fair environmental health and protection policies and practices. Eric Walker is also one of the co-founders of PUSH Buffalo, a local membership-based community organization fighting to make affordable housing a reality on Buffalo’s West Side.

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Beyond Fighting Stigma: Supporting Breastfeeding Mothers

In the past few weeks, we have seen a rise in public conversations about breastfeeding. Last month Facebook lifted their ban on female nipples in breastfeeding photos after the #freethenipple campaign, a campaign fighting against Internet censorship, went viral.These online actions are a step in the right direction to normalize breastfeeding. But normalizing breastfeeding in all communities is only the tip of the iceberg.

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