How We Eat

'Off the Menu' Goes Inside Asian-American Kitchens

by Julianne Hing on Mar 9, 2015 7:00AM

A new documentary explores Asian-American culture via its many diverse communities' food traditions.

Topics: Arts & Culture, How We Eat

Goya Foods Ready to Bring Latino Food to the Rest of America

by Julianne Hing on Oct 24, 2014 4:53PM

Tracking the growth of Goya Foods, and the Latino population alongside it.

Topics: /NOW, Society, How We Eat

Six Books That Shaped 'Afro-Vegan' Author Bryant Terry

by Julianne Hing on Apr 8, 2014 7:00AM

Food activist and author Bryant Terry shares the books that shaped him and his understanding of his place in the world.

Topics: How We Eat, Media, Arts & Culture

Recipes for a New Kind of Thanksgiving

by Von Diaz on Nov 22, 2013 7:00AM

In an increasingly mulitcultural and multiracial U.S., chefs offer recipes to create new Thanksgiving traditions.

Topics: How We Eat, Arts & Culture, Thanksgiving

Mapping Food Justice

by Von Diaz on Oct 24, 2013 8:15AM

An interactive map produced by activist Natasha Bowens charts farming and food justice initiatives owned and operated by people of color across the country.

Topics: How We Eat

An Oasis in the South L.A. Food Desert

by Julianne Hing on Oct 11, 2013 7:00AM

South L.A. is losing its supermarkets. Here's how one community-driven produce stand is helping to fill the gap.

Topics: How We Eat, Health

A Unique Alternative to a Prison Economy

by Von Diaz on Sep 23, 2013 7:00AM

Prisons are big business in upstate New York, but many are closing. Milk Not Jails is working to promote a new industry in the state's shifting rural landscape.

Topics: How We Eat, Criminal Justice

Infographic: The Hard Search for Healthy Food in South L.A.

by Julianne Hing on Jul 11, 2013 4:16PM

Six farmers markets serve all of South L.A., while West L.A.'s got 16.

Topics: /NOW, How We Eat

How Fast Food Companies Steal Workers' Pay

by Seth Freed Wessler on Jun 19, 2013 7:00AM

Corporations like Burger King and Domino's pay close attention to every detail of their franchisees business--except how they keep labor costs down.

Topics: Economy, Jobs Crisis, How We Eat

L.A. Food Culture Offers a Glimpse Into 'The New America'

by Julianne Hing on Apr 26, 2013 6:00AM

The U.S. will be "majority-minority" in a few decades, but in the City of Angels the future is now. In fact, you can literally taste it.

Topics: Arts & Culture, How We Eat