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NFFC at the UN Committee on World Food Security
We live in a complex and globalized world, and family farmers need a voice on the international stage that speaks truth to the corporate power that is undermining our livelihoods.
End-of-Year Appeal for NFFC Support: Because Someone Has To
Several years ago, when I sat on the board of an organic certification agency, a new board member asked, “Why would anyone want to do this?”, and I replied, "Because someone has to." Someone has to represent farmers to enable ...
Twenty Years Later the “Spirit of Seattle” Lives On!
The mutual enemy that brought so many family farmers, farm/food workers, fisher folk, and indigenous activists to the Battle of Seattle was industrial agribusiness and neoliberal capitalism.