A massive depression has been building for years across our vast rural expanse, but don't feel alone if you didn't know, for most of our media and political establishments have failed to notice, much less inform the general public. In America's power centers, farming is almost entirely ignored as something arcane and "out there"--and out of mind.
We're in an ongoing, momentous struggle (cultural, economic, political, and moral) over the very nature and future of food, and our best path to victory is to forge coalitions of agricultural outsiders to confront and expose the self-enriching cabal of agribusiness insiders.
In this season of feasting, let’s celebrate real food and reject gene-tinkered tomatoes and cloned cows EMAIL TO A FRIEND PRINT THIS! DISCUSS THIS
AgriBUSINESS is at war with agriCULTURE In 1972, I was part of a nationwide campaignthat came tantalizingly close to getting the US Senate to reject Earl Butz, Richard Nixon's choice for secretary of... Read more...