What is a GMO, and how do GMOs effect you and your family? The same corporations that said DDT and Agent Orange were safe have now put millions of dollars into the campaign against our right to know what's in our food. In November, Californians will vote on the most important issue to ever effect our food supply. As Goes California, So Goes the Nation. Vote YES ON 37 Because We Have The Right To Know What's In Our Food! Learn more about this important ballot initiative going to vote November 6th, 2012, and the future of your food supply here: http://www.carighttoknow.org/donate
US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks reveal the Bush administration drew up ways to retaliate against Europe for refusing to use genetically modified seeds. In 2007, then-US ambassador to France Craig Stapleton was concerned about France's decision to ban cultivation of genetically modified corn produced by biotech giant Monsanto. He also warned that a new French environmental review standard could spread anti-biotech policy across Europe. We speak with Jeffrey Smith of the Institute for Responsible Technology.
If you've been in a restaurant kitchen, you've seen how much food, water and energy can be wasted there. Chef Arthur Potts-Dawson shares his very personal vision for drastically reducing restaurant, and supermarket, waste -- creating recycling, composting, sustainable engines for good (and good food).
This homeless man, named Prahlad Jani, is 82 years old and has been in hospital now for 4 and a half days without food or water and not generating urine or stool. The military is now monitoring him for two weeks with 24/7 camera monitoring trying to determine how he is doing what he claims to have been doing for 70 years.
Every day, in a city the size of London, 30 million meals are served. But where does all the food come from? Architect Carolyn Steel discusses the daily miracle of feeding a city, and shows how ancient food routes shaped the modern world.
About Carolyn Steel
Food is a shared necessity -- but also a shared way of thinking, argues Carolyn Steel. Looking at food networks offers an unusual and illuminating way to explore how cities evolved. Full bio and more links
Microwave? Convection Oven? Indoor Grill? BBQ? It might be the sun. Solar energy causes no harm to the environment, little radiation to food, and it makes this chicken taste delicious!
"Kai Yang Palang Saeng Arthit"
This restaurant uses a solar heating system made of 1,000 hand-mirrors to cook chicken nicely in 14 minutes. Located in Cha Um, a three hour drive from Bangkok, Thailand.
The Meatrix continues with The Meatrix II: Revolting! The second installment of the Meatrix (www.themeatrix.com) features three superhero farm animals including Leo, the young pig who wonders if he is "the one," Chickity, the feathered family farm defender, and Moopheus, the trench-coat clad cow with a passion for green pastures. The sequel delivers even more action, adventure, and humor than the first as the three plunge into the revolting reality of industrial dairy farming. The Meatrix II: Revolting was created and produced by Sustainable Table (www.sustainabletable.org) and Free Range Studios (www.freerangestudios.com)
The movie that started it all! The Meatrix spoofs The Matrix films and highlights the problems with factory farming.
Instead of Keanu Reeves, The Meatrix stars a young pig, Leo, who lives on a pleasant family farm... he thinks. Leo is approached by a trenchcoat-clad cow, Moopheus, and joins him on a journey to learn more about what goes on behind closed barn doors at factory farms.
The Meatrix was created and produced by Sustainable Table and Free Range Studios.
Anthony & Ian thought "fighting to the death to prove which of their favorite foods is superior" twice wasn't enough!
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An abridged history of American-centric warfare, from WWII to present day, told through the foods of the countries in conflict.
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For the official cheat sheet (breakdown of the foodstuffs), visit:
For a breakdown of the actual battles portrayed in the film, visit: