Nation-wide Day of Action on World Food Day

World Food Day and the Day of Action is October 16, which takes place during the Food Week of Action, October 9-17. People and groups across the U.S. and worldwide are taking back their food systems – fighting for their land and waterways, reclaiming vacant lots, teaching others how to grow food, and developing local […]

2014 Food Sovereignty Prize

The 2014 Food Sovereignty Prize Ceremony will be held at the Iowa Historical Building in Des Moines, IA on the 15th of October 2014. * Details at www.foodsovereigntyprize.org * For past recipients of the Food Sovereignty Prize, visit www.foodsovereigntyprize.org/the-honorees/. For questions, write to foodsovprize@gmail.com. “Food sovereignty is the right of peoples to healthy and culturally […]

ROC-NY, ROC the Bay, and USFSA Members Food Chain Workers Alliance and Food First Call Out Hunger in the Restaurant Industry

Today, ROC-NY along with USFSA members Food Chain Workers Alliance and Food First released a new report, Food Insecurity of Restaurant Workers, a first comprehensive look at food security and employment conditions of workers in the restaurant industry. The report, based on over 280 surveys and interviews with restaurant workers in New York City and […]

USFSA Stands with Farm and Food Chain Workers Marching Today but Working Everyday to Defend Workers Rights and for Just Immigration Reform

A Solidarity Message of the US Food Sovereignty Alliance (USFSA) to Farm and Food Chain Workers – Working and Marching to Defend Workers Rights and for Just Immigration Reform.  Washington DC – April 8th – 10th, 2013. April 9th, 2013 Dear Compañeros and Compañeras, The USFSA represents a national alliance of more than 25 organizations […]