Maine’s new law allowing cities to set local food rules shows how smart food laws can unshackle small producers and lead to a more sustainable food system.
In his February address to Congress, President Donald Trump promised clean water for all Americans. Why, then, is his administration intent on dismantling protections that cover a third of the nation's drinking water?
On Monday January 30th I had the privilege of accompanying the Island Press team on a quest to affect political change.
Climate change remains the greatest health challenge of this century — but the candidates aren’t talking about it.
Earlier this year, Italy adopted measures to reduce the quantity of food that's wasted in the country. The ...
Alan Kolok, author of Modern Poisons, breaks down the Toxic Substances Control Act.
I am thrilled—thrilled!—to reveal that I'll be giving a book talk on Saturday, October 8 at Politics & Prose, Washington, DC's venerated bookseller. I'll be speaking about my book, Biting the Hands that Feed Us: How...
Washington, DC attorneys Allison Sheedy and Daniel McInnis share their home in the city’s Chevy Chase neighborhood with their four children. They share their large yard with Mrs. Tiggy-winkle, Minnie Mouse, India, and Red, their four egg-laying hens.
We cannot have the green and peaceful future we all hope for without confronting gun violence head on.