Welcome to Courses & Crumbs! My name is Jacqueline Grady Smith and I started this blog in May 2016 as a way to track and record what I’m learning about food and its history, culture and politics. 375 more words
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Talk about soda politics! I can hardly believe it but soda taxes have become an issue in the Democratic primary campaign.
This started when Hillary Clinton… 640 more words
(Published in Village Magazine, January 2013)
This is an interview with environmental historian Professor John Robert McNeill of Georgetown University author of Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620-1914 (2010); The Human Web (2003); and Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the 20th-century World (2000) 1,280 more words
April 24, 2015
One of the regular readers of the Thornapple Blog posted a photo of the Non-GMO Project Verified label on Facebook this week. This occasions a deep philosophical quandary: What’s the difference between “project verified” and “process verified”? 945 more words