Presbyterian Church (U.S.A) Blogs

Food and Faith

A child will lead us

Okay, a big child. He makes it look easy. And it is. Call (202) 224-3121 today! Or you can go to the Washington Office to write your email. Don’t procrastinate. Or you’ll miss your chance!

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Hopeful Edge in Ending Hunger

This summer, Anna Lappé gave one of the keynotes at the Presbyterians for Restoring Creation National Eco-Justice Conference. You can listen to hers and other great presentations related to Food and Fuel and download conference presentations here. Also, I just…

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What the World Eats

Imagine inviting yourself to dinner with 30 different families… in 24 countries. Imagine shopping, farming, cooking and eating with those families… taking note of every vegetable peeled, every beverage poured, every package opened. Well that’s what photographer Peter Menzel and…

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Stated Clerk Urges Farm Bill Reform

This weekend the Louisville Courier-Journal ran a Letter to the Editor from Rev. Clifton Kirkpatrick, Stated Clerk of the General Assembly PC(USA) calling on Senator Mitch McConnell to continue to his support for meaningful commodity program payment limits such as…

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It’s the Agronomy, Stupid

Yesterday, Tom Philpott did a masterful job explaining why gutting subsidies shouldn’t be the focus of Farm Bill reform efforts. He zeros right in on overproduction as the real culprit and calls for support of the Dorgan Grassley amendment to…

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