Flint’s Water Crisis: Privatization vs. Human Right

The contrast of water as a private commodity vs. water as a human right demonstrates the diversity in approaches to water management, identifies Ryan Stoa in Jurist. These contrasting viewpoints are playing out in the Flint, Michigan water crisis. Review of the Crisis It has been 2 years since the City of Flint, Michigan decided… Read More Flint’s Water Crisis: Privatization vs. Human Right

Imperfect Produce is Really Pretty Perfect

Among the streams of wasted food in the U.S. is produce that doesn’t make it to market because of cosmetic imperfections. Two new companies, Imperfect and Hungry Harvest, have developed businesses around purchasing and distributing “ugly” produce. In Emeryville, California, Imperfect’s founders Ben Chesler, Ron Clark and Ben Simon, purchase ugly produce from California farms… Read More Imperfect Produce is Really Pretty Perfect