Federal Policies Negatively Effecting Indigenous Food Sovereignty

By Hannah McCandless From July 2017 to June 2018, I had the privilege of working as a fellow at the National Farm to School Network in Washington, D.C. During my time there, I learned about the federal policies and acts that are driving our federal food aid policies, such as The Farm Bill, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP; formerly known as Food Stamps), and the … Continue reading Federal Policies Negatively Effecting Indigenous Food Sovereignty

Feminism & Veganism

Below is an excerpt of an article originally posted at For the Birds Feminist Collective. I’ve been a vegan for the last five years.  I have always intuitively connected not using animal derived products to my feminist politics, but only recently was asked to articulate this relationship for a symposium at at local college.  Once I dedicated time, thought, and research to the topic I … Continue reading Feminism & Veganism