Activism: Empower Yourself First

"You know, there’s a lot of activism that doesn’t deal with empowerment, and you have to empower yourself in order to be relevant to any type of struggle." Talib Kweli (Today is #MarchAgainstMonsanto #MAM25! Read more here and join the march or Twitter storm! I can only make it to the Twitter storm today so please share your [...]

Back to our garden roots: Urban farming and limited spaces

This article was first published on Oxfam’s 3things website on 23 April 2013. It was written for Oxfam’s GROW campaign, which creates awareness of the changes needed to fix the broken food system. Eating seasonally and locally, to reduce the environmental impact of our food production and consumption, is the first of six steps to [...]