Archive For The “Politics” Category
What’s the latest beef about Calvin Trillin? It had better not be Szechuan…
Buy Soup for Syria and help refugees
Help Syria: Love Soup
Rally around José
Dangerous pathogens in our poultry?
BBC News “PopUp” video journalist Benjamin Zand reports on how the Conflict Kitchen kicked up controversy and brought antagonists to its table to break bread and talk. Enjoy!
Not all germs are created equal
Let’s Move Eggs
Hear chefs Tony Mantuano and Mary Sue Milliken talk about how they will approach America Cooks with Chefs: The 800 Calorie Challenge. Listen for a little bravado and bluster as each chef contemplates competitive aspects… (This is a a new joint initiative between the Clinton Foundation and the James Beard Foundation.) Enjoy! Chef’s Challenge from…
The Clinton Foundation and The James Beard Foundation team up
Don’t let food activism become fanaticism
Energizing people to think about food waste.
Michelle Obama is making a video
A taste of Singapore that could inspire young minds
Directors Kristi Jacobson and Lori Silverbush feel we need to know something here in the United States of America: one in four children — 50 million people — have no idea where or how they will get their next meal. Their new film, A Place at the Table, talks to three people: Barbie, a mother…
The kindness of children…
13 reasons to support the president’s reelection
Kids come up with lunches to meet their high standards and the governments’
Jose Andres ask to end the ban
TakePart provides a video about the debate that rages over California’s foie gras ban. “Chefs and animal-rights advocates have vastly different opinions about foie gras,” says TakePart: “Where do you stand?” Learn about the Coalition for Humane and Ethical Farming Standards (CHEFS). CHEFS proposes that farmers raise birds in a cage-free environment to lower stress…
Who is going to solve our food safety problems? Talented kids.
A maid turned cook turned politician?