Stories by Jill Richardson

OtherWords columnist Jill Richardson is the author of "Recipe for America: Why Our Food System Is Broken and What We Can Do to Fix It." subscribe to Jill Richardson's feed

Posted on: Jul 2, 2014, Source: Other Words

Walmart, Costco, and their competitors buy shrimp from Thailand's CP Foods because it is cheap. But they don’t have to.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Researchers have made some surprising findings.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2014, Source: Other Words

Americans need to hear from the media about the climate crisis even if there's a shortage of cheerful angles.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

At least a can of soda per day is safe, right? Nope, much much less, according to the World Health Organization.

Posted on: Jan 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The market and our palates need to catch up with changes in the marine ecosystem.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2013, Source: OtherWords

With a newfound exercise obsession, Coca-Cola and other companies are trying to shift the blame for what they're doing to our health.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2013, Source: Other Words

Working hard for 40 hours a week should guarantee a living wage. Who does it benefit if Americans lack the time, money, and resources to feed their families healthy food?

Posted on: Jul 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

If Americans won't do the work, and the U.S. successfully keeps undocumented immigrants out of the country, then who will do it?

Posted on: Jun 23, 2009, Source: Daily Kos

You've been told a lot of lies, but right now I'm going to focus on just one.