Amplifying Authentic Voices to Change the National Conversation

Amplifying Authentic Voices to Change the National Conversation

Food writer Michael Pollan once jammed the essence of his work into seven words: “Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.” His brevity inspired me as the managing editor of OtherWords, a non-profit editorial service that distributes opinion pieces and editorial...
International Women’s Earth & Climate Summit

International Women’s Earth & Climate Summit

IPS’s Climate Policy Program director Janet Redman will join 99 other women leaders gathering together from the Global South and North including grassroots activists, economists, scientists, businesswomen, indigenous leaders, policy-makers, faith leaders, and...
Bitter Broccoli

Bitter Broccoli

A few weeks ago, I wrote a column about my attempt to become a vegan — that is to say, one who partakes neither of meat nor fish nor dairy. It’s not an easy life, I said. It seemed like a fairly non-controversial thing to say, although I was sure that...