Food – any nourishing substance that is eaten, drunk, or otherwise taken into the body to sustain life, provide energy, promote growth.
Democracy – from the Greek words demos, meaning “people,” and kratos, meaning “authority.” A form of government in which the people have the right to control their own destiny. In a democracy the people have the final authority, they have the right to make or at least influence decisions that affect their everyday lives.
Food Democracy – The right of all people to an adequate, safe, nutritious, sustainable, food supply.
Information is power. We strive to inform, educate, and provide a call to action on the issues of food, nutrition, and food safety as it relates to ourselves and our world.
We believe we can all make a difference. Every informed decision to make a change for the better is a step forward. Every food purchase is a vote. What we eat, matters.
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