Stories by Christina Waters

Christina Waters, PhD, writes about food and wine and teaches environmental ethics at UC Santa Cruz. subscribe to Christina Waters's feed

Posted on: May 22, 2006, Source: AlterNet

He got us to stop eating meat. Now ethicist Peter Singer is out to demolish environmentalist mantras like 'buy local' and 'eat organic.'

Posted on: Oct 26, 2004, Source: AlterNet

A new book offers a provocative lens through which to reconsider words suffering from deft right wing manipulation.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Will our Irish brethren adapt to their new smoking ban, the way smokers in New York and California have? Or will they bemoan the loss of that certain something that only comes from lighting up in a pub?

Posted on: Dec 7, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Saul Landau's new book, 'The Pre-Emptive Empire,' proves that reading political commentary can be both painless and spellbinding.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2002, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

Summer calls and American women respond by having spaz attacks over food, bathing suit readiness and food.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2002, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

How can parents, without the slightest twinge of guilt, bring rambunctious children to nice restaurants? These are public places, not exercise yards for feral youngsters!

Posted on: Oct 15, 2001, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

Thomas Kinkade, the "most collected artist in America," says his work isn't about making money, it's about hope. Then why such a vast corporate structure devoted to hustling his art?